Museums in Smyth County

museum of the middle appalachians

The Museum offers programs related to its mission and exhibit content for school groups, adult groups, and children’s and adult organizations.  To schedule a group trip to the Museum or request an out-reach program contact the Museum by phone or by e-mail.


smyth county museum

Founded in 1961, Smyth County Museum & Historical Society is dedicated to the mission of preserving and protecting the history of Marion and Smyth County through the collection, protection, display and interpretation of artifacts and outreach programs.


settlers museum

The Settlers Museum of Southwest Virginia is a 67 acre open-air museum that tells the story of the people who settled in the mountains of Virginia and how its unique culture was developed.