Saltville, Historic Town

Saltville, Historic Town
Saltville, Historic Town
Address
PO Box 910
Saltville, VA 24370
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Smyth
Phone: (540) 496-5342
Email tourism@saltville.org
Saltville, Historic Town www.saltville.org

During the Civil War, the North battled to gain control of this town, the main supplier of the salt the Confederate army used to preserve meat. See restored fortifications, battle relics at the town museum. Other historic sites: Salt Park, with reconstructed salt furnace; replica of cabin where Patrick Henry's sister lived and other historic buildings; two steam locomotives.




Last Updated: 2/11/2008 11:03 AM
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