Fort Jackson Community
Maj. Gen. Robert B. Solomon Center
The Solomon Center, at 6510 Strom Thurmond Blvd., is a one-of-a-kind facility. It is the home of a variety of activities from custom framing to fitness to special events. The phone number is 803-751-4056/4058.
The Solomon Center includes:
• Andy’s Fitness Center.
• The Frame Shop.
• The Retail Zone.
• Victory Travel.
• Firehouse Productions.
• Special events area with a 2,800-seat capacity for concerts, ceremonies and special events.
• Conference and meeting areas.
ANDY’S FITNESS CENTER
Andy’s Fitness Center, in the Solomon Center, is your most convenient, well-equipped on-post workout facility. Andy’s Fitness Center houses contemporary, high-quality equipment, including free weights, weight stack machines, cardiovascular pieces with Cardio Theater, and an indoor running and walking track.
A variety of aerobic classes from beginner and senior classes and step sessions are available at convenient times.
Andy’s offers the total relaxation of saunas and steam rooms in both men’s and women’s locker rooms. For more information, call 803-751-4177.
Vacationing and travel should be an adventure, not a hassle. Let Victory Travel make all your travel arrangements. Located inside the Solomon Center, Victory Travel is your one stop for all your travel needs. Victory Travel can help you with your planning for a day at the beach, an exotic cruise, vacations, holiday travel and more. With a state-of-the-art reservations system and a highly knowledgeable, professional staff, agents can assist you with any type of travel, including airline tickets, hotels, car rentals, trains and much more. Not only can they assist with your travel needs, but they also offer reduced rates to theme parks, Columbia Riverbanks Zoo, Disney World and many other places. Call 803-751-5812/5804 for more information.
The Retail Zone is in the Solomon Center. It carries a unique assortment of Fort Jackson memorabilia and merchandise, including koozies, magnets, license plates, Army of One banner flags, and an assortment of Army mom and dad merchandise. The Retail Zone also has several lines of eye-catching T-shirts, jackets, sweatshirts and caps. Next time you need that special and unique gift or something to remind you of your stay at Fort Jackson, visit the store. The phone number is 803-751-4178.
THE FRAME SHOP
The Frame Shop, in the Solomon Center, offers custom framing at competitive prices, specialty matting, framed guidons and dry mounting. For more information, call 803-751-4018.
CONFERENCE AND MEETING AREAS
The Solomon Center is the place for many big special events. A variety of programs are offered throughout the year, such as changes of command, graduations, Community Awareness Day fairs, town hall meetings, professional wrestling and boxing, concerts and the Soldier Show. The Solomon Center special events area has a spacious 2,800-person seating capacity.