PS-4089 Dairy Cow Mailbox, Franklin County, VA

Directions and Maps


The Blue Ridge Institute & Museum is located on the west side of the Ferrum College campus, 10 miles from Route 220 via Route 40. In travel time Ferrum is about 45 minutes from both Roanoke and Martinsville, Virginia.  Directions to Ferrum College can be found HERE.  For GPS devices, use the street address 20 Museum Drive, Ferrum, VA.

The Blue Ridge Institute & Museum Visitors Center is the brick building (look for the metal plow weather vane on top) on the west side of Route 40 just past the college’s Vaughn Chapel.  Galleries, main offices, and meeting rooms are in the Visitors center.  All tours to the BRI&M’s farm museum also start at the Visitors Center.  There is ample parking for buses and RV’s.