- TripBuzz found 97 things to do with kids in or near Winchester, Virginia, including 73 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Martinsburg, Harpers Ferry, Front Royal and Berryville.
- From Wagon Wheel Ranch to Skyline Paintball Winchester, the Winchester area offers 82 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Historic Sites, Theaters and History Museums.
- Home to Shenandoah University, Winchester is a small town in Frederick County, Virginia. Surrounded by apple orchards, the town is a large producer of apples and apple products. This college town also hosts numerous festivals and special events throughout the year including an Apple Blossom Festival and the Marker-Miller Peach Festival.
Visitors can enjoy scenic trail rides through the hills, woods, and meadows of Shenandoah Valley with Royal Horseshoe Farm. The farm also offers horseback riding lessons and camps and hosts birthday parties.
The heritage of the local region for the past 250 years is put on display at the Strasburg Museum. The large collection includes a genuine red caboose, original Strasburg pottery, Civil War articles, and Native American artifacts.
Built in the 1940s, Strasburg Home Theater has 600 seats and includes two dining halls suitable for private events like weddings and parties. The theater hosts live theater including dinner theater, local music concerts and karaoke.
Held in May of every year, the Strasburg Mayfest is a large scale craft and general fun festival. Along with the craft vendors, there are a wide variety of food vendors, parades, and play-based activities for children.
The historic farm of Sky Meadows forms the basis of the Sky Meadows State Park which is spread over 1,864 acres. Common activities include touring the historic home, hiking, picnicking, fishing, biking, and participating in the frequent nature and history programs.
The historic Jefferson County Museum is a museum that offers free admission to patrons of the Charles Town Library. The museum carries information on historical events that happened in the county, such as the hanging of John Brown in 1859.
Featuring free Wi-Fi, Pikeside Bowl offers 10-pin bowling with shoe rental and pro shop with bags, balls and shoes. The bowling alley also has an arcade room, a private room for parties and events and serves food and drinks.
Best know for a public swimming pool, Jefferson County Memorial Park is a leisure park that also has two basketball courts, two playgrounds, and four pavilions that are available for rent. The park also has a .7-mile walking trail.
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95 Chester Street, Front Royal, VA 22630 MoreLess Info
Owned and operated by the United Daughters of the Confederacy Warren Rifles Chapter, the Warren Rifles Confederate Museum looks into the Civil War and daily life in the Confederacy. Relics and records of this time in history are included in the collection.
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414 E. Main Street, Front Royal, VA 22630 MoreLess Info
To help tourists become better acquainted with the area, the Front Royal Visitor's Center was erected. It features some small exhibits about the region and includes many helpful maps and brochures for local attractions.