Plan Your Visit to Historic Sandusky

Tours

Historic Sandusky is temporarily closed due to the COVID -19 pandemic. When we are able to reopen we will make that information available here as well as on our social media. 

If you have questions regarding our closure, please call the Sandusky office at 434-832-0162. 

 

The Sandusky experience includes: a video on the Battle of Lynchburg (about 15 mins.) a guided tour of the house (30 - 45min), and browsing our small museum (15- 30 mins.)

 

House Tour Admission 

Adults: $5.00

Seniors/Military: $3.00

Child/Student: $2.00

Child Under 4: Free

University of Lynchburg Students, Faculty, and Staff: Free

Tour Information 

Please note Sandusky will be closed on the following days:

New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Public Transportation 

Historic Sandusky is accessible using the Greater Lynchburg Transit System Bus Route 6/7. The route has a stop directly in front of the Sandusky entrance and costs $2 per person per ride. Visti GLTC Online for more information.

Greater Lynchburg Transit Co. Website
Directions to Historic Sandusky

Historic Sandusky is easily accessed using GPS. Use address: 757 Sandusky Drive, Lynchburg Virginia

 From the University of Lynchburg

Follow College Street behind the University of Lynchburg's Knight-Capron Library

Turn left onto Westwood Ave

At stop sign turn right onto Thomas Road

Continue straight onto Greenwood Drive/Sandusky Drive

Continue straight onto Pawnee St. 

Historic Sandusky's entrance is the first right on Pawnee St.

From Downtown Lynchburg

Take 8th Street to Park Avenue

Park Ave Becomes Fort Avenue, Follow Fort Ave approx 3miles

Turn right onto Sandusky Drive (there is a sign for Historic Sandusky) 

Follow to a forced stop, turn left onto Pawnee St. 

Historic Sandusky's entrance is the first right

From Appomattox

Follow 460 West towards Lynchburg

Take US 501/ Candlers Mt. Road Exit toward Buena Vista

Continue onto Candlers Mt. Road, Keep left while on Candlers Mt. Road

Turn right onto Wards Road (at TacoBell)

Turn left onto Fort Avenue (at CVS)

Turn right onto Sandusky Drive (there is a sign for Historic Sandusky 

Follow to a forced stop, turn left onto Pawnee St. 

Historic Sandusky's entrance is the first right 

Historic Sandusky 

757 Sandusky Drive

Lynchburg Virginia, 24502

Phone: 1- (434) - 832 - 0162

E-mail: info@historicsandusky.org

Historic Sandusky is currently closed due to the pandemic. Visitors can walk the grounds and take a self-guided tour using our new self-guided tour brochure available on the wall of the visitor center.

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Historic Sandusky is owned and operated by

the University of Lynchburg.

Visit the University of Lynchburg website

at www.lynchburg.edu

Website Created by Diana Harvey