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Staunton Visitor Center

Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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On our way to NC.

Very nice gentleman helped us with parking, walking and some history. Start here. The downtown is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
annieross2014
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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Good info here!

A friend and I decided to explore Staunton for the day. Our first stop was the visitor center. The... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Sparx770
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Short Pump, Virginia
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The Downtown Staunton Visitor Center is a place where visitors can get information and directions, make reservations and find suggestions on things to see and do in Staunton, Virginia.
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35 S New St, Staunton, VA 24401-4309
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+1 540-332-3971
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A docent was waiting to answer questions and they were open until 5pm, a lot of brochures to look at

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice gentleman helped us with parking, walking and some history. Start here. The downtown is very nice, many cute shops. An actual model kit store with huge inventory. My husband was thrilled.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

A friend and I decided to explore Staunton for the day. Our first stop was the visitor center. The staff there was friendly and knowledgeable, giving us great information about where to go and what to see in the town. Glad we stopped in.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sparx770
visitstaunton, Director of Tourism at Staunton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you stopped in as well! Please come back to visit. Thank you!

Reviewed August 9, 2018

The Visitor Center offers much information on what to do and see. Street Maps were provided to highlight areas of interest. Really felt the pride and excitement from the guest service agent that Staunton is awesome.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Theresa S
Reviewed August 4, 2018

I think it's a good idea to visit any visitors center when arriving in a town for the first time. It contains loads of brochures and maps to guide you. There's also a real live person to help answer any questions. And somehow they always...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EDDIE A
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Since there are so many choices to make in Staunton, from sightseeing to shopping to restaurants, be sure to make your first stop at the Visitor Center for a map, brochure and advice from very knowledgeable travel counselors. With luck, you will get to meet...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Linda C
Reviewed July 24, 2018

The person there to help is always pleasant and knowledgeable. Great brochures. I've been there many times over the years.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ShenVal04
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I was in town for a conference, and took advantage of the visitors' center attached to/next to the Stonewall Jackson Hotel and Conference Center. Good information, helpful staff and convenient!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JDWL
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Got very good advice and direction from the staff. They were VERY pleasant and willing to help. Made our trip more plesant.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sligome
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

The visitors center has lots of information for area attractions as well as a place to sit down and restrooms. Gloria was very helpful and gave us a great tip about taking the trolley for 25 cents.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Arnold S
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Response from shabaron | Reviewed this property |
You can easily tour both buildings in 3 hours. The house (his birthplace) gives a great guided tour that lasts about an hour. The library (museum) you do at your leisure so you really spend just as much time as you like.
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