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“Not much left to see” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility

Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility
White Sulphur Springs, WV
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
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Owner description: A Cold War Bunker that was built between 1958 and 1961 underground on the grounds of the Greenbrier; the facility is open for tours.
Alexandria, Virginia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
“Not much left to see”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

You get a little more than you can read about by going. Most artifacts have been removed; however, it was still interesting to see and experience.

Visited November 2013
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Madison, Wisconsin
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105 reviews 105 reviews
28 attraction reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
“Interesting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Not much else to add. Pricey for a couple at $60 plus tip. Good guide. A little long. Fascinating history.

Visited October 2013
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Houston
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23 reviews 23 reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Wow...I had no idea”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Wonderful 90 minute tour. So interesting. Had a fabulous docent who was trained, knowledgeable, and humorous. Well worth the money. Highly recommend.

Visited September 2013
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Lake Placid
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
“A little Long”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Great history in this tour but it could have been done in a half of an hour instead of an hour and a half. The tourguide was friendly and knowledgable.

Visited September 2013
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Arlington, VA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Terrific insight into a time past”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Our Greenbrier tour guide for the "Bunker Tour" was extremely knowledgeable and engaging. She provided insights into how it was built, maintained, and decommissioned after its existence was exposed by the Washington Post. The accommodations for the full House and Senate plus one aide each was far from lavish -- but essential for maintaining continuation of government in the event of an attack on DC. The enormous steel vault doors were impressive. No photos allowed as the facility.

Visited October 2013
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