208 W Main St, Abingdon Virginia 24210
Offers a look at an 1860 upper middle class home. Highlights include period furniture and antiques of the era. Open daily 1-4pm, August 1-14; Wednesday-Saturday 1-4pm, April-July and August 15-December 23. Free to the public.
Other History nearby:
(Blowing Rock) Appalachian Heritage Museum
(Johnson City) B. Carroll Reece Museum
(Abingdon) Fields-Penn 1860 House
(Benham) Kentucky Coal Mining Museum
(Benham) Kentucky Coal Museum
(Piney Flats) Rocky Mount
02/16 Coming to The Abingdon area
International Biscuit Festival Knoxville TN May18 The four categories of competition are Sweet Biscuits, Savory Biscuits, Special Biscuits and Student Biscuits.
Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival Pineville KY May23 The Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival is one of Kentucky's oldest festivals, finding its start in 1931.
Stringbean Memorial Bluegrass Festival Gray Hawk KY June19-21 Stringbean Memorial, Inc. is a non-profit corporation named in honor of David “Stringbean” Akemon, native of Jackson County, Kentucky, who was an internationally known musician and performer at the Grand Ole Opry and the television show, Hee Haw.
Virginia Highlands Festival Abingdon VA August2-11 Showcasing Appalachian arts and crafts.
Appalachian Festival Beckley WV August23-25 The 17th Annual Appalachian Festival is three big days packed with arts, crafts, entertainment, music, food and fun!