Town of Hillsboro
Hillsboro is the smallest incorporated town in the county and one of the smallest towns in Virginia. Hillsboro is also one of the best-preserved rural towns in the country, retaining much of its mid-18th and 19th-century sense of time and place.
Take in the views overlooking the rolling vineyard hills at Hillsborough Vineyard and Brewery.
Historic Fun Fact:
Hillsboro was originally known as “The Gap” for its location in a small gap of the Short Hill Mountain formed by the North Fork of Catoctin Creek.
Call it Like a Local:
Did you know some locals still use the town’s original spelling of Hillsborough? Don’t worry, it’s pronounced the same way!