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Bedford Area Welcome Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Fantastic Welcome Center

Staff was extremely friendly. One even offered to go outside and take our picture in the cold... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Debra S
South Carolina
Info galore

They have lots of info to pass onto you. We did the D day memorial from here. They have plenty... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
ed s
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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Start every visit to Bedford at the Bedford Area Welcome Center! Offering free Wi-Fi, coffee, publications, information, maps, restrooms, picnic area, and a gift store featuring many unique and local items. National D-Day Memorial tickets are sold...more
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816 Burks Hill Rd, Bedford, VA 24523-3205
+1 877-447-3257
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff was extremely friendly. One even offered to go outside and take our picture in the cold weather! Lots to read about, purchase, & await your guided tour at the D-Day Memorial (which also has a nice gift shop too!). Buy your guided tour ticket...More

Thank Debra S
Reviewed October 29, 2018

They have lots of info to pass onto you. We did the D day memorial from here. They have plenty display items to look at also. Do stop it.

Thank ed s
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

We travel full time and this is one of the nicest Welcome Centers we have been to in 49 states - well presented - staff very informative- the Love sign is very neat - plus one that has RV parking hookups - have to ask...More

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Nicole J, Public Relations Manager at Bedford Area Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thank you, Bob! We're so glad you stopped! Please come back again sometime.

Reviewed October 16, 2018

Don't forget to get your pamphlets & books on any area attraction or historical events. Take a picture with the new LOVE sign outside too

Thank Wendi S
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We stopped here to get our tickets to the D Day Memorial and Poplar Forest. The restrooms are clean, the staff very helpful, interesting little museum about Bedford Country Fire Department, small gift shop and lots and lots of info about where to go and...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The staff was very friendly and informative. There was a video we watched before going to the Memoral.

Thank Harry76F
Reviewed August 7, 2018

You can purchase D-Day Memorial tickets here. Exhibits were interesting. My teen and tween sons thoroughly enjoyed; prior to the Memorial. Small theater was a nice introduction. Quaint gift shop; also a gift shop at the Memorial. Staff was very friendly. If I remember correctly...More

Thank A C
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Very clean, bright, and relaxing area. The staff are genuine and knowledgeable. Clean rest rooms. Some artistic objects and historical objects were on display.

Thank dmckeag
Reviewed July 20, 2018

During a recent visit to Bedford, Va. we stopped at the beautifully appointed welcome center. The large L O V E sign highlights the features the state holds from pleasure to historical to beaches to mountains. It is a great photo spot to remember your...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This is a very large welcome center. It has well stocked attraction brochures and information, and many gift items. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Tickets for the D Day Memorial are available at this center.

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