Historic District Guided Tours
Tours are scheduled by appointment: Monday – Sunday.
Preferred start times are 10 am and 1 pm
Click here to print the HFI Tour Request Form (Opens in a separate pop-up window. Please make sure you have pop-ups enabled on your browser.)
Email completed request from to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to HFI P. O. Box 19, Fincastle, VA 24090
In addition to seeing 18th and 19th Century buildings, a few other interesting historic benchmarks to
look for on the tour include:
Court House Documents signed by Thomas Jefferson and other famous Virginia Patriots.
Beautiful wrought iron fences, balconies and gates.
Flagstone walks from early 19th century
Horse-mounting stile in front of Presbyterian Church.
Hand water pumps at old cisterns and wells.
Early gravestones in church cemeteries with oldest dating 1795.
Handsome cupolas on courthouse and churches.
Steeples containing bells which, by tradition, each year ring out the old and ring in the New Year.
Do you want to take a virtual tour of Fincastle? Are you an armchair traveler? Check out this interactive map (click on the map image below) to access imagery and historical snippets about the structures and landmarks in town. If you have a mobile device, scan the QR code with your code reader. You will leave the HFI website, as this link opens in a separate browser window.