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New Market Battlefield Military Museum

New Market, VA 22844
+1 540-740-8065
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Magnificent Private Collection

This is simply an amazing collection of artifacts from an individual's private collection. Think... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Catherine G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Don’t be misled by false advertising

Like other reviews, we were in search of the Virginia Civil War Museum. The signs outside this... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Glenmoore, Pennsylvania
via mobile
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Site of the 1864 Civil War Battle of New Market
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
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New Market, VA 22844
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is simply an amazing collection of artifacts from an individual's private collection. Think of it as touring a building which houses someone's lifelong passion - collecting military artifacts. Because it is a private collection, there's no movie. One should plan on standing and reading...More

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Like other reviews, we were in search of the Virginia Civil War Museum. The signs outside this facility indicate you needed to purchase your ticket here. I asked the woman at the front desk if the “Lost shoes” film was playing, she said they had...More

Thank jmcclain216
Reviewed 11 October 2017

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

2  Thank trevelord
Reviewed 7 October 2017

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 1 October 2017

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 28 August 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 17 August 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 5 August 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 3 August 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 3 July 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Sio82
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29 January 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.