Location and Directions


​Historic Smithfield Plantation is located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains at at 1000 Smithfield Plantation Road, Blacksburg, VA 24060. The site is adjacent to the Virginia Tech campus in the heart of Blacksburg, Virginia, 9 miles from Interstate 81.
Use Google Maps, not GPS directions, to find the best route to Historic Smithfield.


From the East and South (from Roanoke, Floyd, Wytheville, Bristol, Charlotte, etc.):

  • From I-81, take Exit 118-B towards Blacksburg
  • Follow Route 460 Bypass towards Blacksburg and Virginia Tech.
  • Take the Prices Fork Exit to the right (Downtown).
  • Follow Prices Fork Road (Route 412) to West Campus Drive (Virginia Tech entrance) and turn right.
  • At the bottom of the hill, turn right onto Duck Pond Drive.
  • Follow Duck Pond Drive around to Smithfield Plantation Road.
  • Turn right onto Smithfield Plantation Road and proceed to Historic Smithfield.


From the West (from Giles County or West Virginia):

  • Follow Route 460 and the Route 460 Bypass  towards Blacksburg and Virginia Tech.
  • ​Take the Prices Fork Exit to the left (Downtown).
  • Follow Prices Fork Road (Route 412) to West Campus Drive (Virginia Tech entrance) and turn right.
  • At the bottom of the hill, turn right onto Duck Pond Drive.
  • Follow Duck Pond Drive around to Smithfield Plantation Road.
  • Turn right onto Smithfield Plantation Road and proceed to Historic Smithfield.

1000 Smithfield Plantation Road, Blacksburg, VA 24060        540.231.3947          adanner@smithfieldplantation.org


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