Historical Links

Vast resources dealing with Virginia and Bedford history can be found by following the links below.  

Places of interest in Bedford

Many of the places below are open to the public for guided tours and offer much in the way of history in and around Bedford.

    Poplar Forest

    Jefferson National Forest

    Historic Avenel

    Johnson's Farm (Peaks of Otter)

    Blue Ridge Parkway (small museum at Peaks of Otter)

    Polly's Ordinary

    Bedford Museum and Genealogical Library

    Booker T. Washington National Monument

    The National D-Day Memorial

    Bedford Historic Meeting House

    Thomas Chapel

    St. Stephens Episcopal Church

    New London Academy

    Historic Bedford Walking Tour