Outreach Programs

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The Southwest Virginia Museum offers museum outreach programs. All programs offer hands-on activities and a high standard of learning.

The Southwest Virginia Museum has created an array of educational programming designed to stimulate your interests in the field of Cultural History. The informal education approach promotes "learning through doing" which allows students to explore the basics of historical principles in a fun and engaging environment outside of the classroom.

Advance reservations are required for outreach programs. Dates fill up quickly, so schedule your visit as early as possible. To make your reservation please do one of the following:

Call: (276) 523-1322 or

Write the museum at: ..Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park
P.O. Box 742
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219


The Southwest Virginia Museum is a member of the American
Association of Museums, the American Association of State and Local History, and the Virginia Association of Museums.


Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park