contact information

driving directions

We are located three miles south of the NC/VA state line on the southbound side of US Highway 17, near South Mills in Camden County. The Dismal Swamp State Park is adjacent to our facility.

hours of operation

The Center is open a minimum of six days a week from 9am to 5pm.

about us

The Dismal Swamp Canal Welcome Center provides travel and tourism information for the state of North Carolina. We offer maps, travel guides and brochures, dog park, trails, and Rest Rooms.