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Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility

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Address: White Sulphur Springs, WV
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Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Description: A Cold War Bunker that was built between 1958 and 1961 underground on the...
A Cold War Bunker that was built between 1958 and 1961 underground on the grounds of the Greenbrier; the facility is open for tours.
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We toured this facility way back after it was first opened to the public (after the secret was revealed). The tour then was much better (more extensive), but for anyone who... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Don B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

We toured this facility way back after it was first opened to the public (after the secret was revealed). The tour then was much better (more extensive), but for anyone who hasn't seen it (or who wants a brief history of how close we came to actual nuclear war), this is well worth the time and the cost.

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Vevay, Indiana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 NEW

The tour was very informative. Our tour guide did an excellent job in presenting the information and bringing it to life.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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7 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Like the tour and the guide. Just wished I could have stayed the night in the bunker. We did stay just above the bunker.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

It is really amazing to see the bunker and all the history it has to offer. The tours are very well organized and definitely a must see.

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19 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We had heard about the Bunker from the Washington Post article and have driven by White Sulphur Springs many times during our trips to WV. During one of our journeys, we stopped by the Greenbrier to check the resort out and ask if they give tours, but we just missed the last one of the day when we were there... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This is well worth the time and expense. Hard to believe that this space was kept a secret for all those years. Go see it if you are lucky enough to be at the Greenbrier!

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

1This was the 2nd time I'd seen the Bunker Tour. It is absolutely amazing seeing 'the little city' behind the bid concrete doors, marked DANGER - HIGH VOLTAGE! I do recommend this informative tour! Our tour guide was fantastic! No matter ow many times you go, you walk away with lots of knowledge!

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Miami Beach, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

This tour is fabulous, the price is reasonable, you do not need to stay at the hotel to attend this tour. Full of interesting information.

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Goshen
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Gives you a sense of where our country was in that time period. The tour was great for older children. All adults should visit.

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arlington va
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

fascinating tour where we got a really good feel for everything although didn't get inside everywhere. Worth the relatively steep cost, and active military get in free. a full 90 minutes of walking around inside and around the various parts including decontamination showers, cafeteria, mockup bunks, blast doors, meeting rooms.

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