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Coming into town early or extending your stay? Here are a few of our favorite ways to spend a day in Charlottesville.

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  • Charlottesville Albemarle Visitors Bureau*
    There’s no better resource for exploring Charlottesville than the Charlottesville Albemarle Visitors Bureau’s website. From hiking to family-friendly activities to vineyard hopping and everything in between, start planning your trip now with the official travel site for Charlottesville and Albemarle County.
  • Devils Backbone Brewing Company*
    You can visit the newly opened Devils Backbone Backyard on Main St. in Charlottesville, the Devils Backbone Basecamp Brewpub in Nelson County or enjoy one of their award-winning beers at class dinners and the band party.
  • The Edgar Shannon Library (formerly Alderman Library)
    UVA’s main library building underwent a major renovation from 2020-2024 and reopened on January 8, 2024. The beautifully renovated building brings the library up to current standards of safety, accessibility, and service. Review library hours to make your plans to stop by and see what’s changed, or request a tour!
  • The Fralin Museum of Art
    The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia encourages the spirit of curiosity and promotes diversity of thought through the study, care, and celebration of art.
  • Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection
    The Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection is the only museum outside of Australia dedicated to the exhibition and study of Indigenous Australian art.
  • The Rotunda
    Jefferson modeled the Rotunda after the Pantheon, a second-century temple in Rome. Together with Monticello, the Academical Village is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site. But…as a proud UVA graduate, you already knew that, right?
  • The UVA Bookstore*
    The UVA Bookstore is your one stop shop for all things Wahoo. Pick up UVA Alumni merchandise, books from alumni authors, and more!

Additional Events

This webpage will be updated with additional events taking place on Grounds or in Charlottesville during Reunions. Know of other events taking place in town during Reunions? Email