Coal Camps


Places to Visit

Dante Coal Mining and Railroad Museum
Explore the world of a Coal Mining Town and the life of the people who worked in the coal and railroad industry. The Dante Coal Mining and Railroad...
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Glencoe Museum
Explore the rich heritage of Radford and the New River Valley in this 19th-century Victorian building situated on the banks of the New River. Glencoe...
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Green Cove
The Green Cove Station is the only original remaining depot building along the Virginia Creeper Trail. Privately owned, the depot served as post...
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Harmon's Museum
Harmon's Museum exhibits numerous historical artifacts from the Carroll County Courthouse Courtroom Shooting of March 1912, Colonial era, Native...
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Harry Meador Coal Museum
Coal is to Big Stone Gap and the entire Appalachian region what automobiles are to Detroit, corn is to Kansas and oil is to Texas. Coal mining, to a...
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John Fox Jr. House
Home of the author of The Trail of the Lonesome Pine. The John Fox Jr. house is a Virginia Historical Landmark serving as both a museum and a...
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Pocahontas Exhibition Coal Mine & Museum
Experience life as a coal miner in the late 1800's at the Pocahontas Exhibition Coal Mine and Museum. Learn how coal was mined with a pick and...
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SWVA Museum State Park
The museum tells the story of the 1890s coal boom and chronicles early exploration and settlement of the region. By the mid-1700s, settlers looking...
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The Reynolds Homestead
The Rock Spring Plantation House at The Reynolds Homestead was built in 1843 and was the birthplace and boyhood home of tobacco manufacturer R.J....
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