The Tavern-1779

The Tavern- Abingdon, VA
222 E. Main St.
Abingdon, VA 24210
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Washington
Phone: (276) 628-1118

The Tavern: The oldest building in Abingdon, constructed in 1779, the Tavern served as a field hospital during the Civil War. In the hospital section on the third floor, charcoaled numbers, used to designate soldiers' beds, are still visible. Hours: See web site for details

Last Updated: 1/31/2014 11:31 AM
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