The Oldest Bar In Virginia Has A Fascinating History
Here in Virginia, we have our fair share of historic landmarks. Today, we’ll focus on one that’s a bit off the beaten path but certainly worth a visit. The town of Abingdon, situated in southwestern Virginia, is home to the oldest bar in the state. A visit to The Tavern offers a fascinating history lesson in addition to fantastic food and drinks. Here’s a look at what’s in store:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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