In the beginning, all of America was Virginia. Discover what makes this Commonwealth anything but common. Learn our history, sample our products, and see where it all started.

EXPERIENCE THE PLACES

While visiting our partner sites, be sure to check in and like your favorites on the Virginia History Trails App to help them win our summer contest!

Virginia History Trails Partner Sites: Visit our online toolkit for promotional resources

VISIT

The 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution counts partners in every region of the state. Find an aligned event near you.

EXPLORE

History lives in every corner of the Commonwealth.  Find the places and stories closest to you with the Virginia History Trails App

ENJOY THE PRODUCTS

AGRICULTURE

Experience Virginia’s Agricultural bounty and find a farmers market near you.

ARTISAN GOODS

Virginians’ creativity knows no bounds. Explore the artists (quite literally) making Virginia what it is today.

WINE

Celebrate 400 years of Virginia Wine with one of Virginia’s Heritage Wineries, which include the most celebrated vineyards in the state.

MADE IN VA MERCHANDISE

Purchase exclusive American Evolution merchandise at our signature events throughout the commemorative year!

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES