Life in Charlottesville

Located in Central Virginia just east of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville offers stunning beauty, rich culture, and an endless list of things to do. In a single day, you can hike to a mountain peak; catch a show; stroll the galleries and shops of the Downtown Mall; and explore the historical homes of U.S. Presidents Jefferson, Madison, and Monroe. Charlottesville brings together the best of many worlds, offering the livability and community found in smaller cities with the amenities and cultural attractions of a metropolis. Learn more about this beautiful city and region of Virginia with the guide for living in Charlottesville and the local visitor guide that includes information on local restaurants, attractions, and breweries and wineries. Additionally, the University of Virginia has compiled resources for students moving to the area.

This is Charlottesville