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Address: US 11 & 130, 15 Appledore Lane, Natural Bridge, VA 24578
Phone Number: 800-533-1410
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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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An unexpected find. More than just a piece of rock.

My wife and I found this place almost by accident. We thought is was a drive-thru arch. Turns out that we actually drove OVER this amazing piece of nature without even realizing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Media, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We found the walk to the bridge and then the waterfall very anti climactic. You can barely see the waterfall from the end if the walkway. Staryng on the path was very frustrating when the water was so beautiful. I'd rather go to a park where I could wander.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I found this place almost by accident. We thought is was a drive-thru arch. Turns out that we actually drove OVER this amazing piece of nature without even realizing it. The road to get here (route 11) runs right over the arch. We thought we would spend a few minutes taking pictures of the arch. We ended... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We love nature! So when we had the chance to explore Natural Bridge on our way through Virginia we jumped at it! So beautiful! Even with our varied levels of hiking ability (young, old, and with a pet) we were all able to get out, hike a bit and enjoy the surroundings The views were breath taking. Such a great... More 

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Lexington, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've passed this natural wonder on I-81 dozens of times. With an overnight camping stop at the KOA, we had time to visit the park. We had come from Niagara Falls and to me, this was just as breathtaking in its natural beauty. The view of the rock formation is only the start: If you are a HISTORY BUFF, this... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everyone needs to check this out at some point. A true marvel of Mother Nature. My only suggestion would be to edit the Drama of Creation to drop the fairy tail aspect including the seven days of creation and God. Instead of pulling from the book of Genesis, the Drama of Creation could keep the lights and ambient music and... More 

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Middletown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In travelling on Skyline Drive to get to TN, this made a perfect excuse to get out of the car and enjoy a nice walk. The scenery was cool to see but, wow, a bit expensive. $20 seems a bit much for a "natural" anything...

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice, good hike to the end to see the waterfall. The night show is worth the time to see. They have a nice place to grab some food before and after you see the bridge.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You see pictures but up front of you on a beautiful summer day blows them away. It was pricey we thought until we were looking at it live and in color. Wonderful experience - we walked the whole trail. It was on our list of places we had to see and it hit a home run.

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Thank Fenway1958
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this beautiful place can only be admired when you go and visit yourself. there is a beautiful trail where you can relax and enjoy mother nature. Definitely a place to take your family on a trip.

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Marietta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is truly one of the 7 wonders of the world! To see this nature-made bridge in person is so much more impressive than to simply look at pictures. The hike up to the falls is also quite beautiful and not too taxing. Look for the many springs coming from the ground near the end of the trail. There was... More 

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