Historic Riverview Exterior

Historic setting, charming character

Outdoor Table Setting

Quaint elegance, lively warmth

Happy Couple Kissing

Tender moments, blissful harmony

Old Bridge Over River

Spectacular sights, captivating beauty

Happy Couple Walking Outside

Nestled in Central Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains

A Wedding &
Special Events Venue

Welcome to Historic Riverview on the James, a wedding and special events venue in Central Virginia! This piece of paradise along the James River, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, will certainly be the ideal location for your next group gathering. We are conveniently located less than 10 minutes from downtown Lynchburg.

The entire staff at Historic Riverview on the James looks forward to speaking with you soon about your upcoming celebration or gathering. We guarantee an event unlike any other with multiple site locations to choose from. The history and nostalgia of the century farm house and grounds is sure to leave you breathless....

Be Our Guest


Whether your event is to be an intimate indoor wedding at the Historic Riverview House or a ceremony in the gazebo, boxwood gardens, or by the James River itself at the river site, we have the perfect environment for you to have an original, memorable wedding..

Events & Private Parties

From hosting a family gathering, fund raiser, corporate retreat, or social gathering, take advantage of the amphitheater feel of the grand brick and stone fireplace with its breathtaking view overlooking the James River.