Bracey Safety Rest Area / Welcome Center

Bracey Safety Rest Area/Welcome Center

Wheelchair AccessibleRestroomsInformationDrinking FountainsVending MachinesPicnic SheltersGrillsPlaygroundPet AreaTrash ReceptaclesRecycle ContainersBenches


Interstate 85 north at mile marker 1

Safety Rest Area

We are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to all vehicles.

Welcome Center

The center is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

The Welcome center is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Information is available about local and state attractions, weather and traffic. The facility is open to all vehicles.


  • Handicapped accessible
  • Picnic area with grills
  • Vending machines
  • Play area for children
  • Pet rest areas

Direction - North
Mile marker - 1
County - Mecklenburg
Town - Bracey
VDOT district - Bracey
Residency - South Hill
State police spaces -1
Car spaces - 89
RV, Bus and Truck spaces - 22
Handicapped spaces - 6


Return to Rest Areas and Welcome Centers
Questions? Call 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623).

Page last modified: Jan. 30, 2023