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Civil War Living History Museum

343 Campground Rd., Harpers Ferry, WV
+1 703-967-5269
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Owner description: We are a unique museum in the Harpers Ferry KOA Campground. We have many authentic things but also have reproduction items so that adults and children... more » Owner description: We are a unique museum in the Harpers Ferry KOA Campground. We have many authentic things but also have reproduction items so that adults and children can see what it was like to live during the 1800's. « less
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Kerens, West Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This is very good to bring to life the story of John Brown,will give you the feeling of stepping back in time, and if your not careful might make you scream alittle LOL. Very fun !

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Marsha W, Owner at Civil War Living History Museum, responded to this review

Thank you fr visiting our museum while you wre camping at the Harpers Ferry KOA. Thanks for taking the time to wrte the trip advisor review. Marsha and Tom Wood More

Oakton, Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I am from Northern Virginia and have visited Harper's Ferry and the surrounding area with my parents and siblings since I can remember; for hunting, fishing, boy scout camps, folk tours, etc. Tom and Marsha, the curators at this quaint little museum, have one of the best collections of historical documents, books, pictures, and relics in the region. They are... More

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Marsha W, Owner at Civil War Living History Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our museum. We are glad that your children enjoyed the cannon firing. Marsha and Tom Wood More

Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

I was surprised at how friendly the staff was to my kids and how they took the time to rxplain things and how they let the kids touch eveything in the museaum. Thanks for a great visit and the cannon firing on saturday made my kids day

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Rosedale MD
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3 reviews 3 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We come here often to visit and was surprised again !! Every time Tom and Marsha have something new to their PERSONAL COLLECTION!! The time and hours they devote to spreading their knowledge of the Civil war amazes me. My son was chosen to ring the bell, and received an AWESOME Authentic Civil War Bullet in a Display Case just... More

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Marsha W, Owner at Civil War Living History Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for coming back to the museum this season. We appreciate your donation to the museum of the Harpers Ferry Civil war bullets Marsha and Tom Wood More

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