The Birthplace of Country Music Museum is located in Bristol, VA. The 24, 000 square foot museum is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institute and offers text and artifacts, multiple theatre experiences, film and sound, and interactive, technology infused displays
In 1998, US Congress passed a bill officially naming Bristol as the Birthplace of Country Music. In 2002, the Library of Congress ranked the 1927 Bristol Sessions among the 50 most significant sound recording events of all time.
If you're a fan of country music, or of recording history, you don't want to miss this amazing experience!
Located just under 20 miles from Bristol, the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson is located in historic Abingdon, VA. We'll provide a great night's rest and full, hot breakfast each morning.
Call (276) 676-2829 or click here for room reservations today!