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I love history, so the tour was most interesting. Just to see how it was built and the number of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
771bettyd
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Winston Salem
MUST visit this place

Truly mind blowing. Our tour guide was very genuine, you could tell his absolutely loves what he... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TravelingNapkin
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Maryville, Tennessee
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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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White Sulphur Springs, WV
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+1 855-453-4858
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I love history, so the tour was most interesting. Just to see how it was built and the number of people it could hold and the services it would have provided if needed, was mind boggling. The tour guide knew his facts, gave us plenty...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly mind blowing. Our tour guide was very genuine, you could tell his absolutely loves what he does! If older adult, request a wheel chair as there is a considerable amount of walking.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. Have recommended to many friends. We had no idea the bunker was there. A revelation and a look into the days of the Cold War.

Thank Mountainsetc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While on a two day visit to Lewisburg, WV we toured the former government bunker. I was very excited about the tour based on the website and a documentary about the facility that is available online. Sadly, the tour was very disappointing and the information...More

1  Thank James L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Informative about sometjing I knew little about. Good guide, Rodger, but not for very young or very old.

Thank susanpike
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Understand that this is not like visiting Cheyenne Mountain from Wargames. You will really just be looking at underground dorms and meeting spaces from the Cold War. The coolest thing about the tour was the entrance doors - everything else just looked like an office...More

1  Thank Beauregard70
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We knew the facility existed, but never toured it. Interesting to see and learn the history. We were part of a group tour and the tour guide knew her material.

1  Thank SUSANCROUCH
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Ernestine our guide was knowledgeable and professional. Very interesting tour! We really enjoyed it.

1  Thank QueenieGypsy
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Very interesting tour, I found it interesting how the government was able to trip everyone making them think it was just an addition to the resort. The only reason I give it r stars is I felt the price was too much for a 90...More

2  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We had an excellent guide for this tour who really knew her stuff. Very informative and answered all of our questions. There is a great film halfway through. The facility is amazing and a must-see for anyone interested in history. The Greenbrier is quite an...More

2  Thank GMRPH
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chriss220es
8 September 2017|
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Response from TheGreenbrier | Property representative |
Many guests have taken the tour with no issues. The Bunker is underground and has no windows. However, the spaces are large and well lit that you will be touring. The smallest space you will be in is the elevator that you... More
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Chicagotraveler1956
31 May 2017|
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Response from TheGreenbrier | Property representative |
The Greenbrier does offer Transportation service from the airport to the Resort. Simply contact our Reservations Department and they will be pleased to make the arrangements for you. We look forward to welcoming you to The... More
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Stacey B
14 March 2017|
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Response from Juliann M | Reviewed this property |
My children are grown. The tour is 90 minutes long. You are moving not just sitting in one place. There were some children closer to your children's age. The guide handled them very well. They did not feel talked down... More
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