Open House and Christmas Dinner for 2015

Saturday, December 5th was a busy day in the Town of Tazewell, and the Tazewell County Historical Society was honored to take part in the festivities. TCHS held its annual Open House, welcoming guests from Colorado, Vermont, and Florida! Next, the fun continued with the...

Trunk or Treat 2015

The Town of Tazewell is hosting a Trunk-or-Treat on Main Street on Saturday, October 31, 2015, from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm (regular Trick-or-Treating is from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm). Stop by the Tazewell County Historical Society to get a treat!

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Tazewell County Historical Society Book Signing

Tazewell County Historical Society held their monthly meeting on Sunday, October 11, 2015, featuring a book signing with Louise Leslie and Dr. Terry Mullins. They are introducing their new book "Big Creek: Once an Owl, Always an Owl 1931-2010." Louise Leslie and Dr. Terry Mullins: Copies can...

Anthony Stephens Research Room Dedication

On August 9, 2015, the Tazewell County Historical Society dedicated the newly renovated Research Room in Anthony Stephens memory. His wife, Cora, and family were on hand to help place the memorial plaque in Anthony's honor. Anthony was serving as Vice President at the Tazewell...

Deskins-Maxwell Home Tour

On Sunday, July 12, 2015, the Tazewell County Historical Society toured the Deskins-Maxwell house. Special thanks to the homeowner and wonderful hostess Ilene Yost for opening her home and sharing her wonderful lemonade with us on such a warm Summer's day! The Deskins-Maxewell house is one...

Love Artworks of Virginia

The Tazewell County Historical Society is joining in on the “LOVE” artworks of Virginia. Virginia is out to prove that “love” is in the heart of every Virginian in a “BIG”, way by having giant “LOVE” artworks pop up in many different and unexpected places...