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Address: 487 Maury River Road, Lexington, VA
Phone Number: 540-464-2950
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Description: The Virginia Horse Center is a 600 acre state-of-the-art environment for...
The Virginia Horse Center is a 600 acre state-of-the-art environment for horse shows and other livestock events. The Virginia Horse Center has twelve show rings, including the 150' x 300' indoor Waldron Arena in the Howard P. Anderson Coliseum. There is a five mile cross country course, and such amenities as a campground, a restaurant and catering service with banquet facilities and a gift shop.
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Beautiful Facility

The Virginia Horse Center has magnificent mountain views, and beautiful grounds. Plenty of barn/stall space and plenty of showing venues i.e. cross country course, indoor rings... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The Virginia Horse Center has magnificent mountain views, and beautiful grounds. Plenty of barn/stall space and plenty of showing venues i.e. cross country course, indoor rings, stadium seating and outdoor arenas.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

2nd time coming to this facility, very nice set up but really wish they had fans or some sort of air conditioning in the big arena. It was 90 degrees and it was very hot sitting in the stands watching the events. Overall it has everything a horse venue needs and would want. Very beautiful setting.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The VHC is one of the vey best facilities in the U.S. The tranquil surroundings, beautiful scenery, excellent facilities and very accommodating people make this a top notch venue. The local food and places to visit while not in the show ring makes this a perfect family vacation. Even if you are not a horse person and just want a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

enjoyable to watch the riders compete and it;s free. spent a few mornings and evenings here watching them jump. got invited to a barn party and had a blast

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a wonderful horse show facility. We've shown here several times. The show rings are always in great shape and clean. Barns are well lit and clean. Not fond of the cement walls- none of our tack racks fit over the top.

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North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

The Virginia Horse Center hosts the Bonnie Blue National horse show every year during the month of May. We have brought our horses to this complex for a few years now, and can't say enough good things about it. The facility is clean, lots of seating, stalls are large and the ring is well kept. Additionally, it is surrounded by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Near to interstate with a full calendar of events- this is a well-maintained facitility. Therapeutic riding is also available on site.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We went here Valentine's morning hoping we might catch a horse show but wound up seeing dog competitions of all sizes on an obstacle course. We had a wonderful time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I don't have much background in show horse events so it is interesting to stop by the Virginia Horse Center to experience something new and different. I have enjoyed stopping by here on my visits to Lexington to enjoy a different activity. The seating is extensive, so it's easy to just stop by for a quick visit.

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Leesport, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Pete and Babe were are horses, they were 2 great horses. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable of Lexington, she has been doing this tour for 18 years. Thank you.

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Additional Information about Virginia Horse Center

Address: 487 Maury River Road, Lexington, VA
Phone Number: 540-464-2950
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lexington
Open Hours:
Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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