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.

Description

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+)
& Military/Retired Military/Veterans with ID (CAC Card, VA Card, Retired Military ID, Dependent ID, State issued Veteran ID Card)
$6 per child ages 7-18
Free for children under 7
AAA members receive $1 off

Hours of Operation:

In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, the city is enhancing its social distancing measures. The following actions are effective immediately, and will remain in effect at least through Sunday, March 29.

All city offices, facilities and buildings are closed to the public. This includes city hall, offices at city center, Treasurer’s Office, Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office, Voter Registrar’s Office, Visitor Center, public libraries, recreation centers, and senior centers. All city sponsored events, programs, classes and activities scheduled during this time are canceled. 


Monday - Saturday:
9 am to 5 pm
Sunday:
12 pm to 5 pm
Detailed Operating Schedule

Calendar of Events

July 20-23, 2020
August 3-6, 2020
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