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Small but well presented and interesting

This small museum would be an excellent place to visit before or after visiting g the Manassas... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Katherine M
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Manassas, Virginia
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Small but worth the visit

This museum is pretty small but contained a lot of great information. It was well worth the stop... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mandy R
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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...more
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9101 Prince William St, Manassas, VA 20110-5615
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All reviews gift shop civil war local history historic railroad eight acres storied past award winning william street changing exhibits special events square foot no charge unique gifts well worth the stop great visit great history lesson on display
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This small museum would be an excellent place to visit before or after visiting g the Manassas National Battlefield and museum. The Manassas Museum completes part of the civil war story, and the years afterward.

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While the museum itself is small, it gives a great overview of the city during the Civil War and the great lengths overcoming diversity and thriving throughout the years, with a lot of local insights to even current events. The museum shop is adorable and...More

Thank Shaun B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is pretty small but contained a lot of great information. It was well worth the stop. Plus, it's free. We weren't quite sure where to park, so we parked across the street in a parking deck. Glad we did and then went to...More

1  Thank Mandy R
Reviewed August 28, 2018

he gift shop is a great place for local gifts. Museum is small but well done. They host numerous events during the year on the lawn. Great family activities.

Thank fhwallace
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Another free museum in the area. Staff was great and was nice walking thru and finding out information about how the town was affected by the civil war.

Thank billphoto1
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Very impressed with the museum. Clean, well organized. great history lesson. Great events on the lawn as well.

Thank 143bill
Reviewed August 4, 2018

The Manassas Museum, located at 9101 Prince William Street in Manassas, Virginia, tells the story of Manassas Junction, the sleepy little hamlet where vital railroad lines intersected and armies in 1861 to start the Civil War. The 7,000-square-foot building, easily accessible off I-66 only 30...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed July 23, 2018

It gives a quick view of the history of Manassas. Thru the beginning, then the Civil War and beyond. Tells of the naming of the town, the historical buildings and why/who. The railroad is very important to Manassas and you will learn all about that...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

I think Old Towne Manassas is doing great with develping/ improving the town with keeping old charm. The museum, station, pavilion are the center of activities. Museum's spacey lawn is perfect for everyone and every day.

Thank Sibx2
Reviewed June 27, 2018

This is a great little museum to orient one to the history of the Manassas area and Northern Virginia. The exhibit on the Boys and Girls Clubs would have been enhanced by mentioning who the supporters are and how to get involved.

Thank lovestogarden
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Response from Idette T | Reviewed this property |
The museum is very good- small enough to keep your attention, giving a history of the town. Lots of nicelittle eateries downtown. Please go to the rail station which is used as a computer station, but has the original... More
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