Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park to Offer a Pressed Flower Workshop

Big Stone Gap, VA. The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park will offer a Pressed Flower workshop on Tuesday, May 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Victorian Parlor of the museum.

Enjoy an evening of floral themed creativity learning the Victorian Era pastime of decorating with pressed flowers. Participants will learn how to design a framed piece of flower art, as well as how to create a one-of-a-kind greeting card using pressed flowers. The workshop will cover various methods of how to harvest and properly press several species of flowers.


The fee for the workshop will be $20 per person; all supplies and materials included. Participants must register by 4 p.m. on Friday, May 10.


For more information about the Pressed Flower workshop or to register, please call the park at 276-523-1322.

The award-winning Virginia State Parks are managed by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation.

For more information about Virginia State Parks’ activities and amenities or to make reservations in one of the more than 1,800 campsites or 300 climate-controlled cabins, call the Virginia State Parks Reservation Center at 800-933-PARK or visit



May 10 2024


6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Friends of the Southwest Virginia Museum
Friends of the Southwest Virginia Museum
(276) 523-1322


Southwest Virginia Museum
10 W 1st St N, Big Stone Gap, VA, 24219

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