Visitor Centers

Visitor Center
visitor center

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Visitor center hours are from 9 am to 4 pm.

The visitor center is closed December 25th.

Phone (606) 248-2817

Location
The Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Visitor Center is located on U.S. Highway 25E just south of Middlesboro, Kentucky.

The visitor center houses a museum with hands-on exhibits, a book sales outlet, and an auditorium featuring two films.

 
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The park store is operated by America's National Parks, an official non-profit partner of the National Park Service dedicated to supporting the educational mission of Cumberland Gap National Historical Park. The park store has a wide range of books, media, educational games, and other items available for retail sale. These products complement the interpretive themes you experience when visiting the park. The park store is located at the visitor center, or you can visit the online park store https://shop.americasnationalparks.org.

 
accesible

The park's visitor center complex is accessible, allowing for wheelchair use. Designated parking allows easy access to the building.

 

Daniel Boone Visitor Information Center

The Daniel Boone Visitor Information Center is located just off Highway 58 near the town of Cumberland Gap, Tennessee.

It is the location of the trailhead for the Wilderness Road. An outdoor pavillion features the sights and sounds of early travelers and pioneers.

Tickets for Gap Cave tours can be purchased at this location prior to departure.

Restroom facilities are on site.

Last updated: April 1, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

91 Bartlett Park Road
Middlesboro, KY 40965

Phone:

(606) 248-2817

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