Barboursville Vineyards and Historic Ruins, Barboursville

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#4 of 136 in Wineries in Virginia
Sitting among rolling hills next to the Blue Ridge Mountains, Barboursville Vineyards and Historic Ruins offers tastings of some of Virginia's highest-quality wines. Sample some of the 21 types of wine available in either the tasting room, which provides the largest selection of different vintages, or in Library 1821, which features older vintages and food pairings. You can join a tour of the wine-making facilities that recounts the estate's history too. Beyond the 51 ha (126 acres) of vineyards sit the ruins of one of President Thomas Jefferson's mansions, which you are free to explore. The schedules for tastings and tours vary, so be sure the experience you're looking for is available when you plan to visit. Using our world travel planner, Barboursville attractions like Barboursville Vineyards and Historic Ruins can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • As we were out touring in the area, I saw a sign for the Barboursville Ruins and decided to detour a bit to see them again. Our first stop was about 12 years ago with our then-teenaged daughters. We w...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this winery. The wine is truly superb! Staff are friendly and knowledgeable, yet not stuffy nor snobby. They offer small meat & cheese plates for purchase. Cozy with...  more »
  • A wonderful spot to enjoy amazing wine and spectacular views. The charcuterie and cheese plates were a great addition.  more »

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