Town of Front Royal, Virginia


Located in the northwestern corner of Virginia, 70 miles west of Washington, D.C., Front Royal is one of many towns included in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. The Shenandoah River and the Entrance to the Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive are located in this historical town, as well as a welcoming Downtown Area where the Front Royal-Warren County Visitors Center is located.

The Downtown Area is part of Front Royal’s Historic District that includes a variety of architectural styles from the mid-1700s to the mid-1900s. Excellent examples of Queen Anne, Gothic Revival, Classic Revival, Italianate and Colonial Revival architecture is found along Main Street.

Front Royal is the home of Randolph-Macon Academy (founded 1892) which features an Air Force JROTC program. Front Royal is also the home of Christendom College and the Smithsonian’s Conservation and Research Center.  Commercially, it is the home to a Virginia Inland Port situated on U.S. Route 522.

Front Royal is also home to the Avtex Fibers Superfund Site. Once Virginia’s largest Superfund site, this former rayon manufacturing facility is being recovered to provide a 175-acre (0.71 km2) eco-friendly office park, 30 acres (120,000 m2) of soccer fields, and 240 acres (0.97 km2) of conservancy park along the Shenandoah River. Front Royal is also home to the Canine Enforcement Training Center (CETC) which trains dogs in various detection abilities for numerous Federal Agencies.

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