Middleburg is located in Loudon County in the Northern Virginia Region of Virginia. Since the early 20th century, Middleburg gained a reputation as the “Nation’s Horse and Hunt Capital,” drawing in distinguished and well-known visitors from all over the U.S. The National Sporting Library is Middleburg’s state-of-the-art research facility dedicated to the world of horse sports, shooting and fishing, featuring an extensive, unique collection of over 16,000 books. Some manuscripts found in this library date as far back as the 17th century!Food and wine lovers, you are welcome to explore some of Virginia’s unique culinary heritage at Market Salamander. Chefs-in-Residence provide tastings, culinary advice and even teach cooking classes! So whether you are a chef in training or just want to enjoy gourmet specialties, the Market is sure to delight.