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National Sporting Library & Museum - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

102 The Plains Rd, Middleburg, VA 20117, USA

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About National Sporting Library & Museum

A research library and art museum in Middleburg, Virginia in the United States founded in 1954. It has collections that include over 20,000 books, periodicals, archives, and ephemera objects. Overall, the collection dates to the 16th century, with rare and antiquarian titles housed in the library's F. Ambrose Clark Rare Book Room.


Attractions Near National Sporting Library & Museum

Aldie Mill
Aldie Mill8.49km from National Sporting Library & Museum

This is a water mill in Aldie, Virginia built shortly after 1804 to grind grain using the waters of the Little River. Retaining much of its original machinery, it is one of the best-preserved mills in Virginia.

Oatlands Plantation Lane
Oatlands Plantation Lane13.42km from National Sporting Library & Museum

Oatlands Plantation is an estate located in Leesburg, Virginia. operated by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a National Historic Landmark. The Oatlands property is composed of the main mansion and 415 acres of farmland and gardens. The house is judged as one of the finest Federal period country estate houses in the nation.

Snickers Gap
Snickers Gap18.91km from National Sporting Library & Museum

Snickers Gap is a wind gap in the Blue Ridge Mountain on the border of Loudoun County and Clarke County in Virginia. During the autumn bird migration, the gap is a favoured spot for birdwatchers to count and study the many raptors that follow the ridge on their way south.

Raven Rocks Trailhead
Raven Rocks Trailhead19.29km from National Sporting Library & Museum

Raven Rocks are a spur of Blue Ridge Mountain. It is formed by the drainage gorges of Rocky Branch Creek to the north and Raven Rocks Creek to the south on the mountains western watershed. The formation is often referred to as the rollercoaster by Appalachian Trail hikers as the trail undulates between these spurs and hollows along the western face of the mountain along this stretch of the ridge.

George C. Marshall's Dodona Manor
George C. Marshall's Dodona Manor22.49km from National Sporting Library & Museum

Dodona Manor, the former home of General George Catlett Marshal is a National Historic Landmark and historic house museum at 312 East Market Street in Leesburg, Virginia. It is owned by the George C. Marshall International Center, which has restored the property to its Marshall-era appearance of the 1950s. It is nationally significant as the home of George C. Marshall.

Morven Park
Morven Park24.06km from National Sporting Library & Museum

A 1,000-acre historic estate and horse park in Leesburg, Virginia. It is home to the Morven Park Mansion, the Winmill Carriage Museum, formal boxwood gardens, miles of hiking and riding trails, and athletic fields. The park is also home to the Museum of Hounds and Hunting of North America with displays of art, artifacts, and memorabilia about the sport of foxhunting.

Where is National Sporting Library & Museum

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Loudoun County
Loudoun County
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Located in the Commonwealth of Virginia and it is the third-most populous county in Virginia.

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