Muster Grounds at Abingdon

Overmountain Victory Trailhead- Abingdon, VA
1780 Muster Place
Abingdon, VA 24210
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Washington
Phone: (276) 525-1050

Premier center for Colonial Backcountry history from the American Revolutionary Period in Southwest Virginia.  Exhibits help visitors discover what life was like for the Overmountain Men, Backcountry Women, African-Americans and Native Americans, as well as British Loyalists, and a history of Washington County--the Overmountain region of Southwest Virginia. Artifacts used at the Battle of Kings Mountain and others from the late 18th-century Overmountain region are on display. The Eastern National sales area provides something special and unique-for all ages-to take home to remember their experience at the Muster Grounds.

Last Updated: 1/17/2012 9:44 AM
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