Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Visitor Center

Cumberland Gap Visitor Center
Cumberland Gap Visitor Center
Address
US 25E South, Middlesboro, KY
Lee County, VA
Region Heart Of Appalachia
Locality Lee
Date(s)/Time:
(8:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Phone: (606) 248-2817
Website www.nps.gov/cuga

The park visitor center houses a museum with interactive exhibits, book sales outlet, auditorium with 2 high definition films, and Cumberland Crafts which showcases handmade crafts from the region. The visitor center is fully accessible with designated parking and an elevator.

Two high definition films are shown throughout the day in the visitor center auditorium. Both films are closed captioned.

The story of the early pioneers' and settlers' migration west through Cumberland Gap comes to life in the high definition film Daniel Boone and the Westward Movement. This film lasts 23 minutes.

The Cumberland Gap takes a close look at the fantastic natural and historical features found in the park. It is a great orientation to the park and its many facets. This film lasts 11 minutes.




Last Updated: 8/25/2009 10:28 AM
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