Did you know that the southern end of the New River Trail State Park is in Galax?
Best Way to Travel: Car
#1 Thing to Do: Blue Ridge Music Center
#2 Thing to Do: Wayne Henderson’s Workshop
#3 Thing to Do: Rex Theater
Fun Fact: Since 1935, the Old Fiddler’s Convention, one of the most popular traditional music contests in the United States, has been held annually in Galax.
#1 Car Rental Company: Enterprise
Top Attractions within Galax
Jeff Matthews Museum is one of the most popular cultural venues of the city. Within this museum you will be able to visit numerous well preserved artifacts and memorabilia, exhibits and photographs dating back to the Civil War, but not only. Indian artifacts specific to the area and two restored Appalachian cabins can also be visited in this beautiful spot.
Galax Country Club is a spot not to miss if you plan on arriving soon to this wonderful American city. Here you will find a beautiful golf course that will make your golfing experience an amazing time, even if you are not an advanced golf player. While playing golf, you will be able to admire some scenic natural views. The Galax Municipal Golf Course is another beautiful such facility you can visit when being in Galax. The spot includes a 9-hole regulation length golf course.
Galax Recreation Center is a spot in which you can spend an amazing time with your entire family. A skate park, a playground area, but also a golf course can be found in this unique Galax location. The center offers entertainment options for people of all ages.
Galax-Carroll Regional Library is a place that must be visited if you are going to be in Galax soon. This is not only an amazing location to be at for people who love reading, but actually for all visitors interested in the history, culture and traditions of Galax city.
Winterberry Gallery is a cultural venue of this beautiful city in which tourists will find numerous art exhibits, including photographs, but various events and shows are also held in this location.