Discover an array of things to do in Wytheville

Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains at the intersection of I-81 and I-77, your room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites, Wytheville, VA puts you within a quick drive of top things to do in the area. Climb the tower at Big Walker Lookout for a spectacular view of the Appalachian Mountains, or pick up a long-lost treasure at Old Fort Antique Mall. You can investigate local history at the Thomas J. Boyd Museum and visit the childhood home of former First Lady Edith Bolling Wilson. If you’re an outdoors enthusiast, be sure to set aside a day for hiking, swimming, and fishing at the nearby George Washington and Jefferson National Forests.

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The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests

4.76 mi / 7.66 km from the hotel
Take in the stunning beauty of the Appalachian mountains as you drive through The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests. You can hike, fish, or swim at various sites throughout the parks.

Big Walker Lookout

10.32 mi / 16.6 km from the hotel
Get a bird’s-eye view of southwest Virginia’s natural beauty atop this 100-foot tower situated at an elevation of 3,405 feet. You can remember the experience for years to come by purchasing souvenirs at the gift shop.

Old Fort Antique Mall

5.84 mi / 9.4 km from the hotel
More than 60 friendly antique and collectible dealers gather under one roof to offer vintage goods sure to appeal to the treasure hunter in your group.

Thomas J. Boyd Museum

1.05 mi / 1.69 km from the hotel
History lovers enjoy browsing this museum's collection of local relics, Civil War memorabilia, and artifacts from the infamous polio epidemic.

Wytheville Commons Shopping Center

1.6 mi / 2.57 km from the hotel
With stores like Lowes, Walmart, and Burkes Outlet, this shopping center is the perfect place to pick up supplies or restock the cooler.

Wytheville Meeting Center

0.23 mi / 0.37 km from the hotel
If you’re seeking space for a professional meeting or social function, consider the Wytheville Meeting Center, which features 9,000 square feet of flexible event space equipped with state-of-the-art presentation technology.

Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Museum

1.04 mi / 1.67 km from the hotel
Learn more about the life and influence of former First Lady Edith Bolling Wilson as you view exhibits detailing her role in the White House during World War I. Tours in English and French are available.

Wytheville Training School Cultural Center

0.9 mi / 1.45 km from the hotel
Housed in the historic Wytheville Training School, this museum offers exhibits showcasing the history of African American education in Wythe County along with educational programs for modern-day students of all ages.