Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center

Blue Ridge Parkway Museum

Explore  the history of the design and construction of our nation's longest  linear park. The museum features a large scale topographical map of the  parkway and two exhibit galleries featuring local history, frontier  culture and regional points of interest. Stop by the audiovisual room  for a 20-minute presentation about the history of the parkway.

Gift Shop

Browse a unique selection of parkway merchandise, hand-made artisan crafts, gifts, collectables, and more. We're also the perfect parkway pit-stop for drinks and snacks. Scroll down for a few examples of what you'll see here:

Artisan Collection
  • Pottery
  • Paintings
  • Woodcrafts
  • Furniture
  • Embroidery
  • Jewelry
  • Ceramics
  • Painted gourds
Trail Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Juices
  • Colas
  • Trail mix
  • Ice cream
  • Beef jerky
Children's Interest
  • Kites
  • Books
  • Games
  • Crafts
  • Apparel
  • Finger puppets
  • Stuffed animals
  • Rocks and gems
Fishing Corner
  • Lures
  • Flies
  • Signed books
  • Boxes
Clothing and Accessories
  • Hats
  • T-Shirts
  • Hoodies
  • Blue Ridge Parkway logo items
  • Children's clothing
  • Handbags
  • Scarves
  • Jewelry

  • Blue Ridge Parkway merchandise
  • Magnets
  • Postcards
  • Mugs
  • Water bottles
  • Music