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

$6 per adult
$5 per senior citizen (62+)
& active duty military w/ ID
$4 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

May 1-31, 2014
The museum will host a film festival during the month of May...
May 3, 2014
California's Ted Tanouye won the Medal of Honor for valor during World War II...
May 10, 2014
The moving and powerful story of the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion...
May 17, 2014
Vendors will be selling antique and contemporary toy soldiers and miniatures.
May 24, 2014
After the Pearl Harbor attack, Ben Kuroki volunteered for the U.S. Army Air Corps.
May 26, 2014
Sponsored by American Legion, Braxton-Perkins Post #25, this annual ceremony is held at...
May 31, 2014
During World War II, many young Japanese Americans from internment camps volunteered to fight...
July 21-24, 2014
The Virginia War Museum is pleased to offer two WWII Children's Camps for boys & girls ages 8 - 12.
August 18-21, 2014
The Virginia War Museum is pleased to offer two WWII Children's Camps for boys & girls ages 8 - 12.
September 27-28, 2014
A variety of vintage military vehicles will be displayed including jeeps and military motorcycles.
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