The heart of the community. Vintage gas station, movie set, and State Certified Visitor Center! Stop in to learn more about Big Stone Gap and the surrounding areas. Stop by the Big Stone Gap Visitor Center to say hello and learn a little bit more about the area. Our center is full of information about Big Stone Gap and the surrounding localities! Sit down in the booths where the diner scenes of “Big Stone Gap” the movie were filmed! Check out our displays of memorabilia from the filming of the movie, the Trail of the Lonesome Pine, and the old Powell Valley High School. There is almost always something going on at the Visitor Center, so make sure to keep a look-out!
Come by and let our wonderful staff of Visitor Center Specialist help find the best places to eat, fun attractions, and the hidden gems of the region! We even have the Visitor Center Employee of the year for all of Southwest Virginia 2022!
Days and hours of operation:
Every day – 9am-5pm