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Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center

1400 S Pleasant Valley Rd, Winchester, VA 22601-4465
+1 540-542-1326
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When visiting Winchester, VA, start at the Winchester-Frederick Co. Convention & Visitors Center... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
AMiller121
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Columbia, South Carolina
Super friendly and super clean

This place was a great start for our time spent in Winchester. The lady working inside was super... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
EFW2014
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Jefferson, Maine
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Welcome to the Winchester area! We're the official Visitor Center and Tourism Office representing the City of Winchester and Frederick County, Virginia. Stop by any day of the week, 9am-5pm, to get personal and friendly information on the entire area, as well as enjoy our large and clean family-friendly bathrooms and gift shop offering local and state merchandise and local beer, wine and cider. Bus and RV parking available on-site.
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1400 S Pleasant Valley Rd, Winchester, VA 22601-4465
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

When visiting Winchester, VA, start at the Winchester-Frederick Co. Convention & Visitors Center. This place is a wealth of information. Staff is knowledgeable and really friendly. A gift shop area with many local items and a great book selection.More

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Justin K, Manager at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, and our team is very happy that we were able to provide a good starting point for your visit to the Winchester-Frederick County area. This is a beautiful time of year to visit...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This place was a great start for our time spent in Winchester. The lady working inside was super nice and helpful. There's a short video about the civil war battles that happened and a nice section of Patsy Cline memorabilia inside. The local apple orchards...More

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Justin K, Manager at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, and our whole team is glad to hear that we were able to provide such a great start to your visit. The Becoming Patsy Cline exhibit is brand new and is a partnership...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

The staff at the Visitor Center has improved but it could be just because it is during the summer time and not the fall/winter. There were two ladies working and they were quick to supply me with the information I was looking for, which came...More

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Justin K, Executive Director at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Hello jehenson81, Thanks for coming by and we're glad our staff were very helpful, and that you were able to find your way over to Winchester Ciderworks (that listing is tricky on some GPS units but we're trying to help improve that). You're welcome back...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Staff were friendly and pointed me across the parking lot to Abram's Delight house tour and the Hollingsworth Mill. So handy to have things close together. The map they gave me was very helpful. The facility is only 10 minutes from historic downtown Winchester, which...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This was our first stop to our Winchester visit. The place was spacious and the staff friendly. Part of the university. The little souvenirs were appropriate and not too overbearing. The films were well done and informative about the history of the area, and the...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

I visited with my 4yr old daughter and it was a great experience. There was so much to learn and an area for my child to play. I loved the beer aspect as well and the wall of info on other Virginia cities. I believe...More

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Justin K, Executive Director at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We hope your visit to the area with your daughter was very enjoyable (several of us have kids so we try to make our Visitor Center as kid-friendly as possible). We're also proud...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This was the first stop in Winchester for my parents and I. A nice lady greeted us and happily gave us a map. After that she burst my little bubble by telling me all the places I wanted to see were closed for the season....More

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Justin K, Executive Director at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Hello Jehenson81! Thank you for taking the time to write about your stop by our Visitor Center. I'm glad you found us friendly, but sorry that you didn't find everything you were looking for. This is a very challenging time of year to be a...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The perfect first stop when in the area. The staff as extremely helpful and friendly. They provided helpful maps, directions, and suggestions. They happened to have large baskets of free local apples that day as well, very nice introduction to this charming southern town.More

Thank Melissa B
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Justin K, Executive Director at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Hello Melissa! Thank you for taking the time to write a few nice words about our Visitor Center here in Winchester. We're just about out of the apples now (they are here courtesy of Richard's Fruit Market), but I'm glad our staff were helpful and...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to get some info for our 4-day weekend in Winchester. Staff was great with their suggestions of where and what we might like. Worth the stop if you're unsure about what to do in the area.More

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Justin K, Executive Director at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Hello cccross3! Thank you for taking the time to write a few nice words about our Visitor Center here in Winchester. I'm glad the information you found and interaction with our team of local experts was well received and useful. Safe travels and we look...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Essential to visit the Info Centre before going into the town. Staff were very helpful and informative. Pamphlets were clearly displayed.More

Thank Robert G
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Justin K, Executive Director at Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hello Robert! Thank you for taking the time to write a few nice words about our Visitor Center here in Winchester. I'm glad the information you found and interaction with our team of local experts was well received and useful. Safe travels and we look...More

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