Stay Close to the History of Old Town Winchester
The rich history of the Shenandoah Valley region surrounds the Country Inn & Suites, Winchester, and the hotel’s convenient access to I-81 provides easy travel to the best area attractions. Tour the Kernstown Battlefield to walk the very grounds where the Civil War was waged, or step back in time with a visit the Belle Grove Plantation. The Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum offers hands-on fun for the whole family, and a walk through Old Town Winchester provides the opportunity to browse in charming shops and cafés. Family and friends of students at Shenandoah University enjoy a convenient commute to the campus, which is located less than 10 miles from the hotel.
Be sure to visit these nearby attractions:
- Belle Grove Plantation (11.8 miles)
Built in 1797, this authentic plantation manor house was once home to President James Madison’s sister. Today it serves as a museum and the surround acreage is a working representation of area agriculture.
Phone: +1 (540) 869-2028
- Kernstown Battlefield (2.1 miles)
Walking trails afford guests the opportunity to walk through the Civil War setting where the First and Second Battles of Kernstown took place.
Phone: +1 (540) 869-2896
- Marker-Miller Farm Market (3.6 miles)
A summertime visit to the Marker-Miller Farm is always an enjoyable family activity. Pick your own apples, sample home-made baked goods or treat yourself to a wagon ride around the property.
Phone: +1 (540) 662-1391
- Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (3.8 miles)
Visiting this museum is the best way to learn about the history of the Shenandoah Valley. Wander through the historic museum to view area exhibits before heading outside to see the sprawling beauty of the Glen Burnie gardens.
Phone: +1 (888) 556-5799
- Old Court House Civil War Museum (3.4 miles)
Originally built as a courthouse, this piece of history also served as a makeshift hospital during the Civil War. The museum now features an impressive collection of Civil War-era relics and artifacts from the surrounding area.
Phone: +1 (540) 542-1145
- Old Town Winchester (3.6 miles)
The eclectic collection of local shops, quaint cafes and performance venues make Old Town Winchester an inviting destination for the whole family.
- Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival
The month of April brings the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival to town. The festival features an entertaining mix of carnivals, concerts, games and competitions along with one of the world’s largest firefighter parades.
Phone: +1 (540) 662-3863
- Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum (3.3 miles)
Interactive, educational fun is just a short drive from the hotel. With a replica emergency room, natural history exhibits and a climbing wall, the museum holds enough fun to last all day.
Phone: +1 (540) 722-2020
- Shenandoah Valley Wine Country Trail
Sample the best selections from area wineries as you tour the picturesque beauty of the Shenandoah Valley region.
Phone: +1 (540) 436-9463
- Shenandoah University (8 miles)
With more than 4,000 students and 90 academic programs of study, Shenandoah University has been recognized as one of America’s top learning institutions.
Phone: +1 (800) 432-2266