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Historic Crab Orchard Museum And Pioneer Park

Contact Info
Rts 19 460 Crab Orch
Tazewell, VA 24651

Phone:
276-988-6755
Basics
Location:
Tazewell
Type:
Museum

Description

If you've ever had a hankering to see what life was like in the mountains of southwest Virginia before settlers took over en masse then a trip to the Historic Crab Orchard Museum and Pioneer Park is in order. Actors in period costumes work to give visitors a glimpse of what life was like for a late 18th-century farming family. Associated galleries run from cartography to geology, the latter showcasing fossils and Woolly Mammoth bones. In Pioneer Park itself find an old farmhouse, a reconstruction of Fort Witten and a blacksmith's shop.

Hours + Fees

Hours:
Memorial Day - Labor Day:
9am-5pm, Tu-Sa
1pm-5pm, Su

Map + Directions

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