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Front Royal Visitors Center

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It's important to find out all you can about the place you are planning to visit. Stopping at this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dousman, Wisconsin
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There are so many brochures covering all of Virginia. You can find your next trip while browsing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Maura R
King George, Virginia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's important to find out all you can about the place you are planning to visit. Stopping at this visitor center was a great experience. The people there were very helpful with suggestions and the inside of the visitor center was decorated with cool stuff...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many brochures covering all of Virginia. You can find your next trip while browsing here. Very nice with bathrooms. Front Royal Rocks has rocks you can take as well, which is fun for kids!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maura R
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We stopped by the visitors center on our way to Skyline Drive for information for our next few days...I found it amazing that the lady in there did not know where Dayton was!?! It is an hour up the road..right next to Harrisonburg and she...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

After finishing the hiking we wanted to do at Shenandoah National Park, late Sunday afternoon we stopped at the Front Royal Visitors' Center to get some ideas for Monday. The woman there was very helpful, giving us literature on a Front Royal walking tour as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Staff is very friendly and informative. They were able to help out all customers from quick questions to full tour options

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Front Royal is a charming little town and we came to the Visitor Center on a quiet Saturday afternoon looking for some recommendations of what to do in town or nearby because Shenandoah NP was scheduled for the next day... We have been in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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FrontRoyal, Director of Tourism at Front Royal Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

As the Director of Tourism, first - let me offer a sincere apology. I, like you, am disappointed that this was the way you were welcomed to our wonderful community. We do have a lot to see and do here. And we want to make...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

We took a three-week road trip which included an overnight in Front Royal. We stumbled upon the Visitors' Center, and it turned out to be a great place to stop. We learned a lot about the things to see and do, not just in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Friendly staff. plenty of travel materials, especially for the Civil War in VA, and clean/free restrooms. Worth stopping in if visiting town.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DillonM1905
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The visitor center and park are a must do for any non-must do day. A pretty park with lots of benches and oveflowing flower pots. A nice, slow, and relexed place

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chris k
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The woman behind the counter was so nice and offered so much information, she was great! 8/1/2018 after breakfast

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from momE1 | Reviewed this property |
At most entrance to the Drive from the visitor's center is 2 miles. They have fantastic info at the center and it's worth a stop. Have a great visit.
17 July 2016|
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Response from teachme2read | Reviewed this property |
If you will be in Front Royal, stop at the visitor's center there. It is chock full of brochures and maps. You might also write to them now and see what they can send you via snail mail-you have time to get materials before... More