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The National Civil War Life Museum

829 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5805
+1 540-834-1859
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Historical Buff Must See

Knowledge and not denying America's past is very important. We cannot bury our past and so must... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Donna B
Fredericksburg, Virginia
History vacation

Enjoyed seeing the monument, but more so the explanation of the statue behind the story. Hard to... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
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  • Very good11%
  • Average22%
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13 Oct 2016
“Good place to learn ”
18 May 2017
“Historical Buff Must See”
829 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5805
+1 540-834-1859
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Knowledge and not denying America's past is very important. We cannot bury our past and so must keep it alive to learn from and this is a place that helps remember the battles and those who died. It also shows the beauty can return and...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Enjoyed seeing the monument, but more so the explanation of the statue behind the story. Hard to realize a burial spot for only part of a person.

Thank STEVENstoddard
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a most moving statue when you know the history of it. Take time to explore the entire area when visiting this monument.

Thank katz4catz
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Learned a little about the history of Fredericksburg, Virginia and our Nations battles. How the battles have shaped our country as for what we are today.

2  Thank Rick P
Reviewed 2 February 2016

We've got an AWESOME one in Lee Circle in New Orleans, but it's about to be destroyed because of idiots. BUT... Informative, great for history buffs and nice to know something will stay even though the PC Police is trying to destroy American History.

3  Thank atasteofcreole
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

The exhibits are very well presented. We got there late in the day so only got to go through the museum part. You get to choice a soldier and follow him through the war to hear his accounts of what happened and what they were...More

2  Thank Connie S
Reviewed 4 June 2015

expensive but informative and at times a little cheesy attempt to present the southern rebellion from a soldiers viewpoint and in general worth a visit for a novice civil war enthusiast, though those well versed will be a bit disappointed , make sure to take...More

2  Thank uckbuck
Reviewed 8 September 2013 via mobile

Like the other reviewer said, this storefront museum was once located here but looking around could not find. Was doing a day trip of civil war sites in the Spotsylvania and Fredericksburg area and was frustrated not being able to find. Visited the pickets post...More

2  Thank RaifWolfe
Reviewed 8 August 2013

the museum does not exist. Aug 2013 - it is an empty storefront. We asked about it at the Info Center and were told it closed. Seems like a great idea, wish it existed.

3  Thank bkg
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