Your first stop in Abingdon, VA should be the Visitors Center.  Take Exit 17 off Interstate 81.  The center is located in a large Victorian home on the left.  Here you'll find lots of maps and brochures.   In addition, you can get help with lodging and dining as well as suggestions for what to see and do.  The self-guided walking tour is highly recommended.  

Abingdon Convention & Visitors Bureau
335 Cummings Street
Abingdon, Virginia 24210
276-676-2282 or 1-800-435-3440
276 -676-3076 Fax
Email: Tourism Information