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The Natural Bridge of Virginia

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Address: US 11 & 130, 15 Appledore Lane, Natural Bridge, VA 24578
Phone Number: 800-533-1410
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Description: Striking? Majestic? Visit the monumental National Historic Landmark...
Striking? Majestic? Visit the monumental National Historic Landmark & discover why photos don't do it justice, nor words describe it, and why the awe-struck Thomas Jefferson bought it. Follow the creekside trail to Lace Falls. Gather around Interpreters in the Monacan Indian Village. Make it a brief visit, or a day, or overnight on-site; packages available. Just 15 minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway; off I-81, exits 175 & 180.
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We stopped by chance on a road trip and we were very impressed by what we saw. Don't forget to visit the Eastern Sioun Indian education settlement when you're there.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This may be a "best kept" secret. I'm sure others are probably more aware than I was about the Bridge. It's beauty, unique appearance and sheer magnificence are breathtaking. The presentation gave insight and history. The Indian village showcased a realistic portrayal of the Monacan tribe in the area. Demonstrations of pottery, tools, clothing and "homes" were quite interesting. Be... More 

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New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Twenty $ for adults, kids 7-17 twelve $. No no no. We saw no value in this entry fee. We presumed that this riding would be for those who wanted an in depth experience...but if we simply wanted a quick view while we passed through..the answer is NO. We left.

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Virginia Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Breathtaking sight! Beautiful area! Nice people on the staff at the little cafe on the trail! Gorgeous!

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Salisbury
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Just beautiful. Allow a couple of hours to walk the trail and the Monacan Village. So peaceful and quiet.

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Rye, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We stopped by chance on a road trip and we were very impressed by what we saw. Don't forget to visit the Eastern Sioun Indian education settlement when you're there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Ticket counter was in a nice air conditioned eatery/gift shop. Spectacular views with only a short walk! Beautiful hiking path that included natural bridge, an Indian village, and waterfall. We were on a long drive and it broke up the trip nicely.

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East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

There is no getting around how amazing nature can be. It was raining pretty hard so there was no lecture when I was there, but at the Native American exhibit (where I hung out during the worst rains) the docents are incredibly educated and knowledgeable about the people and their history. Ask lots of questions. Also, make the effort to... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We did this attraction on July 13th 2015. The cost is 20.00 per adult and is well worth it. If you are not able to walk down to the start of the tour, they do have buses that take you and pick you up at no charge (tips are appreciated). I am handicapped and it was a little difficult for... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

A bit pricey but a real peaceful walk (if you choose to walk, which we did) the Natural Bridge is stunningly beautiful, pictures do not do justice. A bit of a hike to get to the not so visible nor big waterfall but as long as you have good company and enjoy solace and nature its a must see

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Nice welcome center and gift shop with a boars head meats and cheese shop.. tickets are a little pricy for a natural attraction. Make sure to use student, military id or senior discount to save some money. Saw 4 non poisonous snakes in the stream on the hike. Stop and check it out.

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Address: US 11 & 130, 15 Appledore Lane, Natural Bridge, VA 24578
Phone Number: 800-533-1410
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Natural Bridge

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