an automobile tour and hear about
the African - American
history of Staunton.
See Montgomery Hall Park, one of only two historic
African American parks in Virginia,
Fairview Cemetery where some of Staunton's most
prominent African American citizens are buried and
hear their stories. See the extensive
African-American business district, and the historic
post-Civil War African-American churches.
Hear about Queen Miller and Willis Carter, Lawyer
Morris and Dr. Waller and many of the city's important
and colorful African-American leaders.
Rita Wilson, tour guide, is a native of Staunton and
Augusta County, a prominent member of the
African-American community and served on the Staunton
City Council for 16 years.
hours $30 per person, $60 minimum
By appointment – 540-885-2430
Please contact us
if you have questions about rates or schedules..