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Smithfield and Isle of Wight Visitor Center

319 Main St, Smithfield, VA
+1 757-357-5182
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Visited during the olden days festival

Everyone was friendly. Some were dressed in period garb. Very informative. This is great place to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kathy P
via mobile
Art was wonderful & very helpful volunteers

This is a great first stop to find out all the different stops and historical or fascinating places... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Fairfax, Virginia
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319 Main St, Smithfield, VA
+1 757-357-5182
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everyone was friendly. Some were dressed in period garb. Very informative. This is great place to visit when you have never visited here before. They also provided ideas for a return trip.

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great first stop to find out all the different stops and historical or fascinating places to go. Both the art director and main center volunteers were very knowledgeable.

Thank Reneec496
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This is a good first stop if you haven't been in Smithfield before or, if you are looking to update your local experience. A very congenial, knowledgeable staff of volunteers spend the time to make sure they answer your questions. Facilities also have artists' studios...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The volunteer at the front desk was helpful and it's a great place to figure out how to visit Smithfield. It adjoins an artisan's gallery which was enjoyable to visit. Good restrooms and free water. We used it as our home base and visited three...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Learned a lot about the development of Smithfield. The historical slant was obvious and easily followed -- less of a set of artifacts, and more of a historical timeline. I did not know that originally peanuts were king in Smithfield before a pier fire and...More

Thank Ken P
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The ladies here are so sweet and helpful! They suggested where to go and where to eat. Will go back very soon.

Thank stcyfol
Reviewed 26 December 2016

They People of Smithfield visitor center are always so sweet, and accommodating as well as informative! I love that they have Local artist here and you can watch them paint. They also have various local artists arts/crafts for sale! beautiful place to visit.

Thank Danben25
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We stopped by the visitors center and asked a few questions and got a map and some other brochures of the area. The person behind the desk told us were to park and some local attractions not to miss.

Thank Hockey_FanPA
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Smithfield is the home of the Smithfield Farms, and is a very friendly village with many historic homes that have been well maintained. The town is about 1/2 miles long, and a walking tour is most appropriate. There are several nice restaurants to tempt the...More

1  Thank Keith P
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We are staying in Williamsburg and decided on a side trip to Smithfield VA. As we usually do we went to the visitor center to get the lay of the land and some advice. The people were most helpful. They had great humor and were...More

1  Thank Jim H
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