Hours, Admission, and Directions

The Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Museum, located in the heart of downtown Wytheville, Virginia, is a showcase for the history of First Lady Mrs. Wilson.

Museum Hours

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Tuesday – Friday   11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Saturday

Museum Office Hours

Tuesday – Friday by appointment. Please call 276-22-EDITH (276-223-3484) or email info@edithbollingwilson.org.


The Museum admission is FREE but donations are appreciated. The Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization and is dependent upon the generosity of those who recognize its history and importance.  Your help in contributing to general operating cost, educational programs, special events, and the renovation of The Bolling Home is deeply appreciated.

Birthplace Tours

Tours of the pre-renovated Bolling Home are offered April through October.  Admission is $5 per adult and $3 per student (under the age of 18). Group tours are available. For more information on group tours, please call 276-223-3484.

The Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace is participating in the Blue Star Museum program. Bolling Home Tours are free to current active duty military and their immediate family members (military ID holder and five immediate family members), including active duty Reserve and active duty National Guard. For more information, click here.


  • From I-77 South: Exit 41, right on Peppers Ferry to 11th St., turn left one block, then right on Main Street to 145 East Main St.
  • From I-81 North: Exit 70 onto 4th Street, left on Main Street to 145 East Main St.
  • From Combined Highways coming from Roanoke or Charlotte: Exit 73 onto Main St., through 5 traffic lights to 145 East Main St.