Town of Madison
is a town in Madison County, Virginia, United States. The 2014 City-Data population eastimate was 221 making it one of the least populated towns in the state. It is the county seat of Madison County.
Town of Madison
Shenandoah National Park
The park encompasses parts of eight counties: Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Rappahannock, Madison, Greene, and Albemarle counties. The park stretches for 105 miles along Skyline Drive from near Front Royal, VA to near Waynesboro, VA.
Montpelier was the estate of James Madison
, fourth President of the United States and his wife Dolly
. The manor house of Montpelier is sixteen miles south of the Town of Madison, VA. The estate currently covers nearly 2,700 acres.
is a 25-minute drive northeast from Madison. According to the "CitiesJournal"
website Culpeper is one of the top small cities to live in Virgina. And, with its Amtrak station, Culpeper is less than a two-hour train ride to the sights of Washington, D.C.
is just a 30-minute drive south from Madison. According to the "CitiesJournal"
website Gordonsville is one of the top small cities to live in Virgina. One of its most famous attraction is the Civil War Museum at the Exchange Hotel
With a two-hour drive, Richmond
is the capital of Virginia. It was incorporated in 1742. The 2016 population estimate is 223,170 making it the fifth-most populous city in Virginia. Check out their
for the latest events.
is about a two-hour car or train ride northeast from Madison. Spend a day or a week. Washington DC is filled with wonderful (and mostly free
) stuff to visit. Take a train day trip from Culpeper but plan at least a four-hour round trip.