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Smithfield and Isle of Wight Visitor Center

319 Main St, Smithfield, VA
+1 757-357-5182
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Informative staff, fine volunteers

This is a good first stop if you haven't been in Smithfield before or, if you are looking to update... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bill M
Lovely in all respects

The volunteer at the front desk was helpful and it's a great place to figure out how to visit... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Sharon C
Weems, VA
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319 Main St, Smithfield, VA
+1 757-357-5182
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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 15 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 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 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
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
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