News, upcoming events & exhibits

Upcoming Events

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Recent Events
Apr. 23, 2017, 2 pm - Museum opens for the season with a presentation by Judge Isaac Freeman and tours of the museum until 4 pm.

Jun. 5, 2016 - Monthly Speaker Dan Kegley discussed what items are located in the courthouse vault and how to access them.

Apr. 23, 2016 - Spring opening and fundraiser

Nov. 1, 2015 - Kathy Shearer, author of "Working for the Stuarts" about the Stuart-Buchanan Land and Cattle Company
discussed her book and showed a power-point presentation along with telling the stories of some of the people interviewed for the book. 

Oct. 9, 2015 - The 1861 First National Flag was returned to the Smyth County Museum & Historical Society after seven years of storage at the Museum of the Middle Appalachians in Saltville (click to read)

Oct. 6, 2015 - The museum hosted the Smyth County Genealogical Society's monthly meeting

Oct. 2015 - Silver tuba display by David and Cheri Sprinkle, Johnson City, Tenn.  (click to read)

Sept. 27, 2015 - A History of Soda Bottlers of the Region by Joseph Lee, Abingdon (click to read)

Sept. 20, 2015 - The German Club of Marion hosted Ingrid Carter who talked about her experiences with the Candy Bomber of World War II during the Berlin Airlift  (click to read)

August 16, 2015 - Storyteller Isaac Freeman entertained the largest crowd to ever attend an event at the Holston River Heritage Center in downtown Marion  (click to read)

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