Byrd Visitor Center


in Shenandoah National Park


Date Posted: 7/28/2021

Consistent with CDC guidance regarding areas of substantial or high transmission, visitors to Shenandoah National Park, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask inside all park buildings.  Click HERE for updates.

Indoor theater and exhibits at Byrd Visitor Center are closed at this time due to COVID restrictions. The Park Store located inside the building and operated by the Shenandoah National Park Association will be open daily 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

The Byrd Visitor Center is located on Skyline Drive at mile 51. Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. through November. Restrooms are open.

There’s so much to see!

So,  what should I do first?

We know there is a lot to see and do in the Park.  So we decided to create a seasonal top 10 lists for those who have only limited time. We asked park rangers to give us their best recommendations. Learn more about what they suggested: the Top 10 Things to Do in Shenandoah National Park.