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Downtown State Street

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Address: State Street, Downtown Bristol VA & TN, Bristol, VA 24201
Phone Number: 276-644-9700
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Description: Bristol has a proud heritage going back more than 150 years of being both...
Bristol has a proud heritage going back more than 150 years of being both a fun place to visit and a “Good Place to Live”. With so much to do and enjoy, everyone feels at home in Historic Downtown Bristol. As a Certified Main Street Community, Downtown Bristol has more to offer every day – more activities, more shops, more homes, more offices and more life. Believe in Bristol is a nonprofit 501 ( c ) 3 organization composed of dedicated citizens, business owners, government officials and other friends of Bristol who recognize the role a vital downtown plays in preserving and furthering our communities identity, spirit and economy.
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Don't Miss the Paramount !

If you plan to be on State Street, I hope you can catch a show at the Paramount! This is a beautifully restored old theater. We watched "Les Mis" here. Of course, enjoyed the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

After dark the street has a few people loitering so walking is a little unsettling even in the area of the restaurants.

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Piney Flats, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

If you plan to be on State Street, I hope you can catch a show at the Paramount! This is a beautifully restored old theater. We watched "Les Mis" here. Of course, enjoyed the show, but the decor & the pre-show organ music were terrific!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

State Street has come a long way over the last few years. Much better with things to do. Check out the local shops, eateries and other events.

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Lake Worth, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

If you go to Bristol, take the time to stroll down State Street. There are so many shops to visit and places to eat. If you like antiques, visit one of the many antique shops along the Virginia side of the street, including the one with four floors of interesting historical items to see. On the Tennessee side, there is... More 

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Bristol, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

The downtown area is very quaint and great for a small town feel. Please remember, most shops are closed on Sundays and Mondays! Some places I recommend for daytime are: Killin' Time Pottery, Serendippity, Shoozies, Studio 6, the library, and the Country Music Museum. For food: K.P. Duty, Eatz, Blackbird (for coffee/desert and not meal food), and Shelby's Vintage Cafe.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

State street isn't a "thing to do" it's barely even a place. There's a great comic book shop on the backside of one of the building though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

State street offers a variety of cafes and shops. A great place to walk. Don't miss standing in the middles of the street and get a photo op of being in two states at once.....if the traffic allows. There is on the street parking and parking lots nearby.

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Honaker, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Take a stroll down state street and get a feel for what southern charm and hospitality is! A travelers must visit! So much to do and see!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

My experience of Historic Downtown Bristol has come full circle. The experience began for me in the year 2000 while antiquing. I fell in love with the downtown community, therefore, opened a successful business, expanded the business, purchased historic buildings & renovated the upper floors into residential lofts. Today, 15 years later, I continue to work, live, play and be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

love to see bristol take care of down town they have done alot of renovating and getting new business in the area im glad to see that most of the buildings are being used! great old place with alot of history

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Address: Address: State Street, Downtown Bristol VA & TN, Bristol, VA 24201
Phone Number: 276-644-9700
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Bristol

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