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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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Very visitor friendly

This is a very nice and entertaining experience. The Manassas museum complements the National... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2016
BillManassas
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Manassas
Small, not overwhelming

You can go thru in 15 minutes. It is directly connected to visitors center, and that's the place to... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2016
Joanne M
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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 good45%
  • Average11%
  • 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 August 22, 2016

This is a very nice and entertaining experience. The Manassas museum complements the National Battlefield Museum and Park.

Thank BillManassas
Reviewed August 9, 2016

You can go thru in 15 minutes. It is directly connected to visitors center, and that's the place to start the walking tour of the battlefield

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed August 7, 2016

I stopped in Manassas for a break after 2 hours on the road, white-knuckling it around the DC beltway and out Route 66. The museum is tucked in a park behind the train station; both are just off the main drag in the historic part...More

Thank CatLadyChristi
Reviewed August 7, 2016

This is an in depth exhibit about Manassas and the surrounding areas before and after the Civil War. It covers every historical aspect of living there in the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. They have lots of artifacts, and not just war items: household, business,...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed August 6, 2016

Very nicely arranged museum with emphasis on local history. Thoughtfully compiled and carefully documented. Nice place to visit.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed August 1, 2016

For lovers of history, and I am one of them. Manassas was a very important site during the Civil War, so some artifacts there of course, along with history of the old town itself. Also a souvenir shop.

Thank Martha S
Reviewed July 30, 2016

This museum is not very big, but it is nice. We spent about 30-45 minutes there. The movie is really good, best we've seen. Staff are really nice.

Thank Alyce P
Reviewed July 27, 2016

This small museum is just the right size to give the visitor a good sense of the history of Manassas - how the area was developed, the impact of the Civil War, and how it recovered and moved forward.

Thank NayNay24
Reviewed July 1, 2016

It's a large one room museum, showing the history of Manassas, with emphasis on the Civil War. Good for a one hour visit. The gift shop has a variety of interesting Virginia mementos, and the two women staffing it were very helpful in telling us...More

2  Thank tricia047
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Obtained rich history of Manassas,Va Very interesting.They have schedule different events upcoming(i.e.camps learning about the civil war) I enjoyed their bookstore!

Thank rorange427
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