Exhibits at the VWM

View galleries, vehicles and exhibits showcasing the war efforts of America throughout history.

Educational Programs

Take part in a variety of visual arts, multi-media, hands-on learning and critical thinking exercises.

Kids Camp Programs

The Virginia War Museum is offering the following interactive children’s camps.


American military history unfolds at the Virginia War Museum. Outstanding collections of personal artifacts, weapons, vehicles, uniforms, posters and much more trace the development of the U.S. military from 1775 through the present.

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General Admission

$8 per adult
$7 per senior citizen (62+)
& active duty military w/ ID
$6 per child ages 7-18
Free for children under 7
AAA members receive $1 off

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Saturday:
9 am to 5 pm
12 pm to 5 pm
Detailed Operating Schedule

Calendar of Events

February 13, 2016
In the 1890s, the U.S. Army believed it could replace horses with popular new "safety bicycles."...
February 20, 2016
Starring Denzel Washington, Morgan Freeman, and Matthew Broderick, this 1989 movie chronicles...
February 27, 2016
Starring Cuba Gooding, Jr. and Robert DeNiro, Men of Honor was inspired by...
March 5-26, 2016
The museum will host a film festival during the month of March...
March 5, 2016
At the height of World War II, more than a thousand women left their homes and jobs...
March 12, 2016
In 1942 a secret U.S. military program was launched to recruit women to the war effort...
March 19, 2016
How did five female Army support soldiers, mechanics, supply clerks and engineers, end up...
March 26, 2016
This video details women's essential contributions to the national war effort during World War II...
May 7-28, 2016
The museum will host a film festival during the month of May featuring films depicting Asian...
May 7, 2016
California's Ted Tanouye won the Medal of Honor for valor during World War II...
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