Jack Jouett's Ride Historic Marker

This historic marker commemorates the site of the historic Cuckoo tavern. Open 24 hours a day.


JACK JOUETT’S RIDE

From the tavern that stood here, Jack Jouett rode to Charlottesville, by the Old Mountain Road, in time to warn the members of the Virginia government of the coming of Tarleton’s British cavalry, June 3, 1781.