James River Visitor Center

Lee Jackson Hwy. & Blue Ridge Pkwy.
Big Island, VA 24526- Map It
Phone: (434) 299-5496

AAA Editor Notes

James River Visitor Center, at Milepost 63.6, 3 mi. n. of Big Island, Va., chronicles the story of the James River and the Kanawha Canal. A pedestrian walkway crossing the river leads to a restored canal lock. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Wed.-Fri. 10-5, Sat.-Sun. 9-5, May-Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.