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Front Royal Visitors Center

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Such a friendly place

My family and I went by the visitors center and the staff were so friendly. I got a great deal on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
McGaheysville, Virginia
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Excellent Service

New to the community and the state I stopped by to get some local information and met Peggy Riffle... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2019
Paso Robles, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I went by the visitors center and the staff were so friendly. I got a great deal on some shirts and postcards. If you visit Front Royal go by the visitors center so you can learn more about the area.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 9 February 2019

New to the community and the state I stopped by to get some local information and met Peggy Riffle. She couldn't have been more accommodating. Not only did she point out several locations but called a couple to confirm that they met my needs. She...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rwaltman2017
Reviewed 21 January 2019

We were headed to the Skyline drive area and needed information to guide us through the area and the local caverns to see and tour. Its always important to stop at these places as it will give you a sense of direction and the handy...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 21 November 2018

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
Thank Monica58860
Reviewed 12 November 2018

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
Thank Hope6482
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
Thank GreenUnicorn
Reviewed 6 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
Thank GoPlaces13313163040
Reviewed 27 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
1  Thank Cosmocaty
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 24 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
Thank NearlyRetired68
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Response from AlbertoCoimbra | Reviewed this property |
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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.
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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