We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Smithfield and Isle of Wight Visitor Center

319 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1326
+1 757-357-5182
Review Highlights
Quaint and informative.

They People of Smithfield visitor center are always so sweet, and accommodating as well as... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Stop in to get information of the Smithfield area

We stopped by the visitors center and asked a few questions and got a map and some other brochures... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Read all 74 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“art gallery” (4 reviews)
“local artists” (4 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
319 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1326
+1 757-357-5182
Write a ReviewReviews (74)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 27 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 28 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 10 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 17 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
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The Visitor Center is on your right when you drive down Main Street. We were given information about where to park and what to visit as well as details of the six restaurants in Smithfield. Two added bonuses: clean rest rooms and a center displaying...More

1  Thank Cpencer
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This Visitors Center was very informative, the staff person was personable and interested in helping us find what would suit us during our visit. She provided us with what we asked for and suggested information based on our conversation she thought we might like. She...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great first stop when you visit Smithfield. Friendly and knowledgeable people, lots of brochures available, must have map, and the local artists are amazing!

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We were visiting Williamsburg and wanted to take the Jamestown Ferry and see something different. We visited the cute little town of Smithfield. We started at the visitor center and met very friendly staff who gave us great recommendations. The art gallery was really nice...More

Thank mary532
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Extremely helpful and knowledgeable staff. We have stopped in many times when visiting the area. Nice artsy gift shop inside. Have purchased gifts several times for friends and family here. Any info you need when in the area, make this a stop. Within walking distance...More

Thank JF_Happy_traveler
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Having family from another state in for a visit and decided to see what the visitor center would recommend. It was a helpful visit but i want to make a recommendation to others.....remember that there are gems to visit that do not pay for advertising...More

1  Thank Fay G
Nearby HotelsSee all Smithfield Hotels
Smithfield Station
456 reviews
1.07 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Smithfield
353 reviews
3.54 km away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Carrollton Smithfield
23 reviews
6.84 km away
Colonial Courts Motel
1 review
17.09 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Wharf Hill Brewing Co.
296 reviews
.44 km away
Taste of Smithfield
232 reviews
.19 km away
The Restaurant at Smithfield Station
384 reviews
1.08 km away
Smithfield Inn
232 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
Windsor Castle Park
133 reviews
.99 km away
Isle of Wight County Museum
71 reviews
.36 km away
Smithfield Farmers Market
41 reviews
.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Smithfield and Isle of Wight Visitor Center staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines