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The Manassas Museum

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9101 Prince William St, Manassas, VA 20110-5615
+1 703-368-1873
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Wonderful Local Museum

This Museum has a historic display from the local area during several periods of local history... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2017
Jan R
History of Manassas

This is an excellent small museum, There are chronological displays with stories and artifacts from... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2017
z0607
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Sherwood, Wisconsin
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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.
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  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“civil war” (41 reviews)
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9101 Prince William St, Manassas, VA 20110-5615
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Reviewed February 17, 2017

This Museum has a historic display from the local area during several periods of local history. There is also a wonderful gift shop with numerous local items. There are ornaments, books, Manassas clothing and Cat's Meow local art. This is a great place any time...More

2  Thank Jan R
Reviewed January 22, 2017

This is an excellent small museum, There are chronological displays with stories and artifacts from pre-civil war to today. There is no charge, and the volunteer gave us an excellent introduction. Photography is allowed.

1  Thank z0607
Reviewed November 27, 2016

We really enjoyed the variety of subjects, and the African American historical display was educational in that I learned facts I had not known.. The volunteers were very helpful and friendly.

2  Thank jmcottingham
Reviewed November 13, 2016

The Manassas Museum, which is now free, is a great place to learn about Civil War History. Allow 1-2 hours to see the exhibits and stop by the gift shop. The Museum is a quick 2 min walk from the Amtrak/VRE Rail Station where you...More

1  Thank TrainManDan10
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

The Manassas Museum is a little gem in the historic downtown and is a great spot to start sightseeing in town. There was a volunteer there that gave me a delightful tour of small museum, hitting all the high points. After my little tour, I...More

1  Thank jehenson81
Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Glad there were antebellum and 911 displays. Nice gift shop as well. Great location. Nice facility overall.

1  Thank TCA7076
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We were walking through town and stumbled upon this museum. It's a small museum that covers life in the area from pre civil war onward. It's a neat little lesson in history. It has a free admission so it is well worth the visit for...More

1  Thank Mfclingan
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We had been before & at that time an admission was charged, now there are receptacles for you to donate. Nice displays both in the corridor & then in the large room about life during the Civil War in Manassas. Very friendly talkative volunteer, he...More

1  Thank Kitsaattheshore
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I was born and raised in this area, so I was immersed in school about the history of Prince William County. This was still a great little place to visit. My favorite were the pictures of places that I'm familiar with. Very interesting to read...More

1  Thank CancunxLover
Reviewed September 8, 2016

We visited this museum several years ago and wanted to visit again. What a good idea it turned out to be. Very much improved, we took quite a long time enjoying the exhibits and reading more about the war, and really learned a lot. The...More

1  Thank Roz181
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