Clerk's Office"(one of the oldest buildings in Surry
- circa 1825) houses the new Surry Visitors Center. The
site is now open to the public: Monday - Saturday 10:00
am to 3:00 pm
(Closed from 12 - 1:00), Sundays 1:00 - 5:00.
Located at 267 Church Street, Surry, VA 23883.
Inside, visitors can see many of the attractions available
to visit in the County along with a timeline of the County's
of the James
from south of the
Surry County is located across the
James River from the historic sites of Jamestown, Williamsburg,
and Yorktown. It is centrally located between Richmond,
the tri-cities, and Hampton Roads.
A 15-minute free ferry ride across the James
provided by the Virginia Department of Transportation, provides
a unique view of the land. It's not hard to imagine what
the first colonists experienced as they traveled on the
same river 400 years ago.