Convention and Visitors Bureau
335 Cummings St., Abingdon 24210
Open Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm.
133 W. Main St., Abingdon 24210
First built as a church, later used as a Sons of Temperance meeting hall,
boys school and in the 20th century known as the "opera house";
houses the State Theatre of Virginia; performance center.
Open Feb-Dec, Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm.
and Henry College
Interstate 81, Exit 26, Emory 24327-0947
The college campus is designated as a Historic District.
1860 House Museum
208 W. Main St. Abingdon 24210
Historic House Museum featuring period room settings, textile room,
original kitchen and more. Guided
tours April - December. Open Wed. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Thurs. thru Sat.
1-4 pm. Admission $3 for adults, $2 for children.
Abingdon Walking Tour
Tour brochure available at Abingdon Convention and Visitors Center.
Society of Washington County
E. Main in the Courthouse, Abingdon 24210
Genealogy, local history, walking tour brochures.
Open Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm.
415 Academy Dr. Abingdon 24210
Regional art museum featuring art of the regional and of the world.
Open Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.;
Thursday - 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Sat. & Sun.
Admission: Adults - $5.00, Seniors - $3.00 and members, students
and children are free.
222 E. Main St., Abingdon 24210
Oldest building in Washington County, built in 1779 as a tavern and inn;
now open as a restaurant.
Creeper Historic Trail
335 Cummings St. (trail head in Abingdon at junction of state Routes 695,
699, and 609), Abingdon 24210
(276) 676-2282 or 676-3076
Former route of Virginia-Carolina Railroad; now a hiking, biking, and
equestrian trail; restored depot along trail in Green Cove.
Call for trail maps.
County Chamber of Commerce
179 E. Main St. Abingdon 24210
Open Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm.
189 E. Main St., P.O. Box 289, Abingdon 24210
Open Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm.
County Public Library
205 Oak Hill St., Abingdon 24210
Open Mon-Thurs, 9am-8pm, Fri-Sat, 9am-5pm; Sun, 2-5pm. Closed on
150 W. Main St. Abingdon 24210
Former private residence built in 1832; converted to a hotel in 1935.
White’s Mill Rd., Route 8 Abingdon 24210
1840s gristmill with demonstrations and product sales.
26460 Newbanks Rd., Interstate 81, Exit 22, Abingdon 24210
Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, 1-6pm.
Morgan-McClure Motorsports race team history, race cars, uniforms, pit
History Center of Southwest Virginia
Open Jan-Nov 28, Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm.