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Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway

1 Heartwood Cir, Abingdon, VA 24210
+1 276-492-2400
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Beautiful Crafts

Very lovely quilts, wood carved pieces in all shapes and sizes, pottery and many other special... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hardy, Virginia
Local Art

Lots of local art, located by old railway depot. Worth a visit, lots of great activities in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Conveniently located off of Exit 14 on Interstate 81, Heartwood is a must-see destination for those who cherish traditional music, original crafts, and regional cuisine. The 30,000 square food facility features crafts, music, food, coffee, and wine from the 19 county, 4 city 'Round the Mountain region of Southwest Virginia, juried under the strictest quality standards to ensure the "best of the best" are represented.Our performance area features live music strummed and sung by famous and soon to be famous area musicians. You'll find a large collection of traditional American music and handmade instruments crafted by master artisans in our Crooked Road Store. Unique memorabilia is also available for fans of all ages. Heartwood's four galleries entice visitors with jewelry, pottery, quilts, and hand turned creations from regional artisans. The food at Heartwood represents the best of Southwest Virginia's artisan farms and traditional fresh from scratch recipes. Heartwood chefs use regionally grown food whenever possible and our dishes reflect time honored Suothwest Virginia recipes. Visit our wine and coffee bar for the best Southwest Virginia roasted coffees and award winning regional wines. In addition our expansive daily menu, Heartwood offers a Thursday night barbeque menu from 6 to 9 p.m. with live music (open jam, youth music performances, or regional venue showcases) during part of that time, a Friday Night Virginia Coast Fresh Seafood Buffet from 6 to 9 p.m., and a Farm Fresh Sunday Gospel Brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Heartwood is also available for weddings and other special events, during or after regular business hours. Located in picturesque Abingdon, Va., Heartwood is a convenient, unequaled stop for shopping and dining. Heartwood is open seven days a week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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1 Heartwood Cir, Abingdon, VA 24210
+1 276-492-2400
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Reviewed yesterday

Very lovely quilts, wood carved pieces in all shapes and sizes, pottery and many other special works of art. Would love to buy some, but out of my price range. Lunch was excellent and fairly priced.

Thank ricwar45
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of local art, located by old railway depot. Worth a visit, lots of great activities in the area.

Thank William M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful venue with the chance to view and buy local crafts. Time it properly and you can also enjoy free concerts with Old Time, Country and Blue Grass music.

Thank AnnieMcK62
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Heartwood is a marvelous center for both arts and music. Thursday evenings there is a concert which we loved. There is a restaurant there and you can eat while you listen to the music or you can just come to listen. There were three different...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 11 August 2017

You can see the Heartwood Artisan Gallery from I-81, Exit 14. We stopped in to see what it was about and discovered a wonderful building filled with beautiful wood carvings, paintings, handmade soaps, Chriatmas ornaments, jewelry and more. The restaurant was wonderful and budget-friendly! They...More

Thank kathy L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We visited Heartwood on the first of the Month, as the first Friday evening in each month is their scheduled Fish Fry. The menu is small for this night, but everyone found something they liked. The Strawberry Salad was excellent! The Fish were good, I...More

Thank 123vickie408
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Heartwood is the place to visit to learn about the Virginia Culture and The Crooked Road Venues.

Thank maryfranks47
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This place is about 2 miles outside of downtown Abingdon but easy to find next to the community college. Juried crafts from South West Virginia and Tennessee, including wood carving, stained glass, jewelry, wine, soaps, textiles, and so on. These are higher end crafts, with...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is an excellent gallery!! Beautiful art work of all kinds, very talented artists in the area. Very friendly employees. Even a cafe inside for dinning...a huge plus!!

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Heartwood has some of the most amazing merchandise from VA Highlands artisans. Beautiful jewelry, scarves, quilts, pottery, wood carvings, etc. I was there for 2 hours and could have stayed longer. There is a restaurant which I didn't visit this time. There is also live...More

Thank SouthernVoice10
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Michael W
10 January 2015|
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Response from K L | Reviewed this property |
Charlotte NC (Douglas International) is 3 hours + by automobile.
Michael W
10 January 2015|
Response from Mary H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am from NY. This is an isolated area of Virginia. Looks like Charlotte or Raleigh, NC are the nearest airports.