Virginia Museum of the Civil War, New Market

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  • August 7, 2017
    The displays in the museum are well done and very interesting. Some exhibits were under construction. The film highlights the involvement of cadet corps from The Virginia Military Institute in the 186...  more »
  • July 27, 2017
    Cool movie and museum focused on the battle of New Market with a really awesome focus on the VMI contribution to the battle. Really worth the entrance fee.  more »
  • July 24, 2017
    After seeing the New Market battlefield a few years ago on the drive up 81 North, my husband and I decided to stop this year on our drive down 81 South. What a great idea! This museum is an excellent ...  more »
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  • May 23, 2017
    Bushong farm was great and very approachable although entrances and explanations not marked. Museum itself is really mediocre. Confusing construction of main exhibit room with wall of VMI info and center panels of random info. Not much of a gun person but collection was very interesting and advances in technology well catalogued.
  • July 10, 2017
    Most of the exhibits were being refurbished. Not much to see although the weapons exhibit was nice.
  • May 24, 2017
    Staff was extremely friendly and helpful! Enjoyed the visit!

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