Genuine History! That's what you'll find in a town that's been around since 1752. And just outside of Genuine Smithfield are more attractions that you won't want to miss - whether you're a history buff, nature lover, an arts fan or a "foodie" ... Genuine Smithfield will make you want to put it all on the "to do" list. And cross it off one by magical one! Be sure to make your first stop in Genuine Smithfield the Visitor Center for a historic walking tour map and information on all our area attractions, lodgings, dining options and special events. Our Visitor Center is unique in that it shares space with the Arts Center @ 319, where you can enjoy the gallery, gift shop or even visit with a resident artist in their natural habitat.