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Mosby Museum

173 Main Street, Warrenton, VA 20186
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Ranked #4 of 11 Attractions in Warrenton

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Powhatan, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

If you are a Civil War history buff and are in the Warrenton, Virginia area take time and visit this historic gem. This once home of the famous Colonel John S. Mosby offers an enlightening glimpse into his family and personal life with focus on his brazen role in the Confederacy earning him the prestigious nickname of "The Grey Ghost".... More

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Woodstock, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Colonel John S. Mosby was a Warrenton, Virginia, resident and horseman, whose colorful exploits as a Civil War cavalry officer and raider are recounted in his actual home, now the John S. Mosby Museum, in historiic "Old Town Warrenton." Docents give tours of the restored property, a collection of Mosby's personal artifacts, and his colorful life exploits as the leader... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Luckily in a nice part of town. Very interesting guided tour . Very good value. The guide, William Connery was very good

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I greatly enjoyed my tour through the Mosby Museum. I know the hours and days open vary and am not sure if the multiple docents are always on duty, but my tour included 3 different docents who were very informative (one was even a descendant of Mosby) on the life and times of Mosby. His heroics came to life while... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

A house Mosby used in Warrenton Va. is now a museum filled with artifacts from his life and the Civil War. Only open on some weekends so check ahead. Go to the visitors center nearby to get tickets. Very informative tour is available.

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