"Virginia is for Lovers": The Most Romantic Places to Propose in Virginia

As the logo states: “Virginia is for Lovers”. The incredibly beautiful and historical state, offers a variety of romantic locations on where one could propose to their significant other.
  1. University of Virginia- Charlottesville, Virginia
If you’re a Cavalier, then you know the beauty of walking around grounds at the University of Virginia. Thomas Jefferson designed the university and essentially what is known as the ‘Lawn’ as a means for students to come together in one concentrated area. The Rotunda, one of the central figures of the university, has become a very popular proposal spot for not only university students, however for visitors as well. tabor roeder picture
  1. Maymont- Richmond, Virginia
With a city as busy as Richmond, some like to sneak away into a more ‘rural’ setting at Maymont. This beautiful Victorian estate and public park offers a variety of different places to visit, such as gardens, carriage collections, a historic house museum and a nature center. With so many places to visit in one location, this lets you decide where the proposal will take place. Whichever you choose- it will leave one lasting memory.
  1. The Crim Dell Bridge- Williamsburg, Virginia
Located at the College of William & Mary’s Campus, this bridge has significant meaning. Known as the ‘Lover’s Bridge’, it is rumored that when two lovers cross the bridge together and kiss at the crest, they are meant to stay together forever- now that is definitely one permanent proposal.
  1. LOVEwork Locations- All throughout Virginia
As the state for lovers, why not visit one of the places where a LOVEwork piece is located? There are over 30 locations throughout the state of Virginia that hold one of the pieces. Try and make a road trip out of it and go visit more than one. All of the LOVEwork pieces are different from one another, so do a little research before to see which location and piece fits your significant others’ personality, and propose there! Definitely makes for great pictures.
  1. Cross Keys Vineyards- Staunton, Virginia
Recently named as one of the 'Best small towns in America', Staunton is a town booming with activities and romance. If you and your significant other are big wine lovers, then this location would be the perfect place to propose. The Cross Keys Vineyard is a 125 acre Estate, right in the midst of the Shenandoah Valley. Not only will you have delicious wine to enjoy, but the beautiful scenery of the Blue Ridge Mountains at sunset will make proposing much more special.