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New Market Battlefield Military Museum

New Market, VA 22844
+1 540-740-8065
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Felt deceived

We saw the sign that said "Buy your tickets here". We thought it was for the State run museum and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New york
Make no mistake

Many confuse this private collection with another museum a bit down the road. This s privately... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New Port Richey, Florida
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Site of the 1864 Civil War Battle of New Market
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
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“vmi cadets” (10 reviews)
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New Market, VA 22844
+1 540-740-8065
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw the sign that said "Buy your tickets here". We thought it was for the State run museum and Battlefield and should have known better. We did spend 90 minutes looking at many cases of articles, and when we finished and discovered we were...More

1  Thank trevelord
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many confuse this private collection with another museum a bit down the road. This s privately owned and is so informative. Every item is detailed and in excellent condition. We will certainly revisit here and tell all our friends about it. This museum rates A...More

Thank KMA6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place had something for everyone. It starts in colonial America and has many civil war displays. It also has some modern things also. Worth the trip if you are a history fan

Thank paulkotrtoit
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

We had planned to visit the Virginia Civil War Museum but found this place on the road in. There is lots of free parking and the building is set just off the road -you can't miss it. We asked the lady behind the counter about...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

This place is chalk full of some very interesting facts about multiple wars through our history. It also plays some music that gets you in the mood for reading :)

1  Thank Brandie H
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love history, this was a nice stop. soooooooooo much to look at and read and as Virginia natives we love our civil war history most of all.. be prepared to spend a good while here, but take note, this is not...More

Thank aliciafurrow
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Bet this man's wife was more excited about the museum than anything Could not imagine how much items one man can have. Great collection

Thank mikewendy2016
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting! Lots of history! Lots to see! Appropriate for all! Great visual learning opportunity!

Thank Sio82
Reviewed June 26, 2017

This was where the boys of VMI went up against the Northern Army led by a German speaking general. The VMI Cadets fought with ferocity, and some were killed. This is a fairly pristine site with not a lot of hype. It is one of...More

Thank GaryCummings
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I'm a history museum buff. This is a great place. However, there is a LOT of confusion between this museum and a different Museum. In part because the two are very close to each other (guessing less than a mile) and both are on the...More

1  Thank Scott R
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January 28, 2015|
Response from michaelwhite3268 | Reviewed this property |
There are 3 motels in the area, I'm sure one of them has a late checkout. New market battlefield museum though is under renovations. It may not be open.