Old City Cemetery and Pest House Medical Museum
401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA
From Charlottesville, Amherst, or Northern VA: Take Route 29 South to Lynchburg. Pass exit for Madison Heights and Sweet Briar College. Pass the exit for Route 130. Exit onto Route 210 West. Pass over Route 29 Business. Turn left at stoplight onto Route 163 South toward Lynchburg. Cross bridge over James River into downtown Lynchburg. Route 163 becomes 5th street in downtown Lynchburg. Follow 5th Street for ten blocks to Taylor Street. Turn right onto Taylor Street and follow it for one block to the cemetery entrance gates--Taylor Street becomes Cemetery driveway.
Restrooms, Partially handicapped accessible, Mourning Museum
Annual Rose Festival and Confederate Memorial Day Service in May.
Signs, interpretive plaques, self-guided walking brochures, push-button museum lectures, guided tours (by appointment only)