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Museum of Military Memorabilia

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In a historic town, why did this museum close?

Lexington, Virginia, is one of our favorite destinations on our travel schedule. My wife and I are... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
VMI Military Museum, George Marshall Museum , Lee's Chapel..The carriage ride & tour was very interesting

The Museums we saw antique Military Fire Arms, tombs, the family crypts of the Lee family. A tour... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Warsaw, Virginia
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

Lexington, Virginia, is one of our favorite destinations on our travel schedule. My wife and I are Civil War history buffs so it makes sense to visit Lexington, where Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson are buried and where George C. Marshall went...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

The Museums we saw antique Military Fire Arms, tombs, the family crypts of the Lee family. A tour of the museums we were given a history of George Washington & Robert E. Lee with their connection to Washington & Lee College.Excellent. The carriage ride was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

While visiting my Son at W&L. He suggested that since I am a History Nut. That I should go over and see this place. So off I went and was able to find it. This place is just packed with anything to do with European...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

I was surprised at the quality and quantity of information in this small museum..Definitely worth visiting.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

An outstanding collection, and you will be treated to a personal tour from the widow of the gentleman who amassed this collection. Check opening times, and call ahead if necessary to arrange your tour. Well behaved youngsters interested in history will be amazed, as everything...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 3 August 2015

Ignore what Google says. This museum is NOT closed. The amazing woman who runs it is a treasure in herself. The way she describes each item on display with such detail is incredible. This is a military memorabilia collection that is not to be missed...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

While looking for something to do while we were traveling in the area, we found the Museum of Military Memorabilia listed on TripAdvisor. Upon arrival, we saw a sign in the door that another tour was in progress. We waited for approximately 20 minutes before...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank AlphaRam
Reviewed 6 June 2015

My wife and I stopped by this museum during our recent anniversary trip to Lexington. Patricia gave us the tour as an anniversary gift. Her husband spent much of his life collecting the items on display and they opened it together. She offered a wealth...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Robert G
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Totally amazed by the collection. It is a great look inside a man's life. So glad that his wife has carried on the collection to share with us and also share his memory. I will always remember this museum.

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

Upon visiting Lexington my husband wanted to stop and visit the Museum of Military Memorabilia. I am so happy that he wanted to stop here. This private collection is amazing and you can tell the owner loved her husband. She has kept the Museum open...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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