The Reynolds Homestead is a Commonwealth Campus Center of Virginia Tech located in Critz, Virginia. The Homestead features the fully-restored Rock Spring Plantation House, which is the birthplace and boyhood home of tobacco manufacturer R.J. Reynolds. The Homestead also has a Continuing Education Center, which hosts a wide variety of programs and classes for all ages and interests. Music, art classes, lectures, discussions, children's activities, fitness programs and movies are just some of the many events. All are open to the public, and many are free.