Comfort Suites Inn at Ridgewood Farm
2898 Keagy Rd.
Salem, VA 24153
Phone: (540) 375-4800
Fax: (540) 302-0097
Booker T. Washington National Monument
Mo to Su from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PMBooker T. Washington National Monument is situated in Hardy in Virginia's Franklin County. It marks the birthplace of eminent American Civil Rights Leader Booker T. Washington. The National Monument preserves a 207 acres farm, where Washington was born as a slave in 1856. The tobacco plantations, the books, brochures and other material available gives you comprehensive information on the Afro-American life gripped with slavery and their struggles. The monument is one of the most prominent tourist spots in Virginia. For further details on group visits and reservations, call ahead.