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“Way to go manassas” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Manassas Museum

The Manassas Museum
9101 Prince William Street, Manassas, VA 20110
703-368-1873
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Ranked #3 of 9 Attractions in Manassas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Owner description: Enjoy a permanent exhibit spanning Native American through 20th Century periods, with a special emphasis on the Civil War. Meet spies and scallyways, slaves and soldiers, presidents and generals as you and your family experience special living history portrayals from the past. Don't miss the Museum's seven diverse historic sites, all nearby, or changing exhibit space.
Berne, NY
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“Way to go manassas”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013 via mobile

A really good museum. Good video. Interesting docent. Friendly and knowledgeable. Little difficult to find. No parking for RVs and the streets were not designed for fifth wheelers. Not much about the battles themselves.

Visited April 2013
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Oklahoma
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“Wake Up Call!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

The film is fantastic but very hard to watch. The grounds are wonderful and the different points are carefully explained and easy to find.

Visited March 2013
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Centreville, Virginia
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“manassas museum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

agree with previous posts that, for small museum, very good. friendly, knowledgeable greeter at door and a volunteer in the museum itself answering questions, etc. but traveling exhibit was certainly lacking in actual objects, almost nothing but reading cards. just a walk across street from a very helpful visitors center too.

Visited March 2013
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Manassas, Virginia
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“Pre- and Post- Civil War History”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Good museum for an overview of area history into the early 20th century. Usually one temporary or traveling exhibit on display in addition to the permanent collection.

Visited October 2012
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Haymarket, Virginia
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“Good local museum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Nice well maintained local museum. Great for Civil War buffs and those interested in local history. Facility is well maintained and very visiotr friendly

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