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:

Due to inclement weather, the site will be closed the weekend of January 7-8, 2017.

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

Calendar of Events

May 29, 2017
Victory Arch
June 17-18, 2017
June 26-30, 2017
Ages 11-17 years old.
July 17-18, 2017
Ages 8-12 years old
July 24-28, 2017
Ages 11-17
August 7-10, 2017
Ages 8-12
August 14-18, 2017
Ages 11-17
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