At the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville combines quirky college town charm with outstanding history and culture. Three Founding Fathers, two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and the University of Virginia have made their homes here amidst Charlottesville’s patchwork of exceptional farms, vineyards, and outdoor activities.
In more recent history, over 200 tech startups have launched from the area, as well as global leaders such as Red Light Management. Tom Tom takes place across multiple venues on Charlottesville’s historic Downtown Mall, one of the longest outdoor, pedestrian thoroughfares in the United States.
By car, Charlottesville is located 2.5 hours south of Washington, D.C. and one hour west of Richmond.