"Blue Ridge Parkway"
"Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail"
Abingdon is a Virginia Historic Landmark. It's 20-square block Historic District includes: Fields-Penn 1860 House Museum, which shows how a typical family li
In the summer of 1780, the Southern American colonies – and hopes of independence – seemed at the mercy of an invading British army. A militia wa
HOURS 12 PM to 5 PM : Our New Children's Library Showcases Achievements of African Americans. Photos, Stories and Memorabilia tell a History of African
1750, Samuel Black purchased 600 acres of land in Drapers Meadow, but never inhabited the land. When Samuel died, his land was split between his two sons, Wi
Records show that that the Bailey family settled in what later became Tazewell County more than 230 years ago. Richard Peyton Bailey, Sr. received a warrant
Birthplace of country music legend Tennessee Ernie Ford is now the Bristol Historical Association and is open for tours by appointment. A room contains furni
Established in 1919, Bluemont Presbyterian Church is located on the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway. It is considered one of the historical "rock churches" in t
The Brush Mountain Coal Miners Memorial is a black granite monument that celebrates the lives and spirits of the Brush Mountain Coal miner. There are also tw
The Buchanan Swinging Bridge is 366 feet long, 57.5 feet tall, the only one of its type to cross the James River. Owned by VDOT, the Swinging
Learn about the rich history of Carroll County in the museum located within the Historic District of Hillsville in the Historic Carroll County Courthouse. Th
A Virginia historical landmark. Established October 30, 1890.