NRA National Firearms Museum, Fairfax

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  • September 28, 2017
    We take visiting friends and this place never fails to impress. Firearms have an interesting history that most are unaware of. Annie Oakley's rifle? Wow!  more »
  • September 13, 2017
    The museum visit started off great with interesting and specific exhibits, lots of history, and fun facts like the Hollywood guns used in movies and TV. But after a while it was just another wall of g...  more »
  • September 9, 2017
    For any gun lover, this is the perfect place. There is a guided tour every day at 1 pm. Tour guide goes at the pace of the audience, answers any questions posed. The museum rotates their vast quantity...  more »
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  • July 9, 2017
    This place is great! Definitely worth visiting even if you're not a gun nut, there is an insane amount of history in that museum. You can catch a free guided tour or they have touch screen kiosks throughout that detail the collections in each case. I lived this place, like a kid in a candy store!
  • July 9, 2017
    Tremendous amount of firearm artifacts. Very well presented. Zero cost to visit.
  • April 4, 2017
    A huge collection of firearms from all eras. A ton of interesting exhibits from a wide variety of different sources. I enjoyed the "Hollywood Firearms" exhibit, showing off examples of firearms used in a lot of famous films and TV shows. Just wish it wasn't so far outside of the DC proper!
  • April 27, 2017
    This place is awesome. The museum is top notch and store and cafe are great. I got to use the range, they were really professional and helpful. This is a must stop if you love firearms.
  • May 31, 2017
    Great museum. Not too large but a lot of history making weapons. The only down side is having to be buzzed into the building but that is a small annoyance.

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