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About Wythe County

Wythe County is located in Southwest Virginia and is home to two notable towns, Rural Retreat and Wytheville. Old Dominion University is located in Wythe County. Visitors can enjoy many attractions and activities in Wythe County including lodging, dining, shopping, music venues, outdoor recreation, Motorsports, and educational sites. Wythe County offers a unique selection for a visit including the Fort Chiswell Animal Park, Rural Retreat Lake Park and Campground, and Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theater that is sure to please.


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Wythe County Chamber of Commerce
150 East Monroe Street
Wytheville, VA 24382
Phone: 276.223.3365
Fax: 276.223.3412
Email: chamber@wytheville.org

Wythe County Tourism 
340 S 6th St
Wytheville, VA 24382
Phone: 276-223-4522
Email: wythepio@wytheco.org

Wythe County Joint Industrial Development Authority
190 S 1st St, Wytheville, VA 24382
Phone: (276) 223-3370
Email: jointida@wytheville.org


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