Museum of the Middle Appalachians, Saltville

4.8
#153 of 308 in Museums in Virginia
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
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  • We made a side trip to Saltville, Virginia, on our way to Richmond because we had heard they had a mastodon and other fossils on display there. The town itself is exceptional, but the museum- small...  more »
  • To be honest, I didn't have high expectations for this museum. But I was very pleasantly surprised. It's not a very big museum at all, but I still somehow managed to spend about 1 1/2 hours there...  more »
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  • Surprising amount of early history artifacts and information in this place. Couple that with a friendly staff and some neat artwork and doodads for sale and you get a place wday more people should visit. The history of the still operating salt mines is interesting too.
  • Amazed by how much information was presented in various ways - well worth the visit!

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