The Lonesome Pine Soapbox Derby is coming your way Saturday, June 4th at 9am! Don’t miss out!                                                                                                      Blue Highway Fest Tickets are on sale NOW! Visit bluehighwayfest.com to get your tickets, stay updated, and learn all about the next big thing coming to Big Stone Gap!                                                      Kids Fishing Day is set for Saturday, May 28th starting at 9am up on Big Cherry Lake. Prizes given for biggest fish!                                                    Gathering in the Gap with Headliner Crystal Gale happening May 28th starting at 12pm at the Southwest Virginia Museum! Crafts, Food Trucks, 7 Dogs Beer Garden, and music all day! Come out and spend the whole day with us!                                                                            Big Stone Gap is bursting out all over this Spring! Visit us today and take in the natural beauty for yourself!                                                                                                  A Town Permit is no longer required to access Big Cherry! Get out and visit today!

JOHN FOX, JR. MUSEUM

JOHN FOX, JR. MUSEUM INFORMATION

Location:

117 Shawnee Ave E, Big Stone Gap, Va.

Phone Number:

276-870-2604 or 276-523-2303

Tours for groups of 20 or more may be scheduled for any time during the year. To schedule a tour, call the number listed above and leave a message. Someone will return your call to confirm the reservation and to answer any questions that you may have.

Days and hours of operation:

Currently only taking scheduled appointments.
Closed on all Holidays

Admission:

Adults $5
Seniors (60 and Over) $4
Children $3.00

Description:

The John Fox, Jr. house, a Virginia Historic Landmark serves as both a museum and a memorial to the Fox family. The house was built in 1888 and is filled with beautiful furnishings and mementos of the family. It was here that author, John Fox, Jr., wrote The Trail of the Lonesome Pine, and 14 other full- length novels, in addition to more than 500 short stories.

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