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Very impressed with the museum. Clean, well organized. great history lesson. Great events on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
143bill
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Manassas, Virginia
Learn about the area surrounding Manassas

The Manassas Museum, located at 9101 Prince William Street in Manassas, Virginia, tells the story... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Taylor B
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Chicago, Illinois
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Enjoy a permanent exhibit spanning Native American through 20th Century periods, with a special emphasis on the Civil War. Meet spies and scallyways, slaves and soldiers, presidents and generals as you and your family experience special living...more
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9101 Prince William St, Manassas, VA 20110-5615
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressed with the museum. Clean, well organized. great history lesson. Great events on the lawn as well.

Thank 143bill
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Manassas Museum, located at 9101 Prince William Street in Manassas, Virginia, tells the story of Manassas Junction, the sleepy little hamlet where vital railroad lines intersected and armies in 1861 to start the Civil War. The 7,000-square-foot building, easily accessible off I-66 only 30...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It gives a quick view of the history of Manassas. Thru the beginning, then the Civil War and beyond. Tells of the naming of the town, the historical buildings and why/who. The railroad is very important to Manassas and you will learn all about that...More

Thank superbrino
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I think Old Towne Manassas is doing great with develping/ improving the town with keeping old charm. The museum, station, pavilion are the center of activities. Museum's spacey lawn is perfect for everyone and every day.

Thank Sibx2
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is a great little museum to orient one to the history of the Manassas area and Northern Virginia. The exhibit on the Boys and Girls Clubs would have been enhanced by mentioning who the supporters are and how to get involved.

Thank lovestogarden
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I visit this museum roughly once a year because they are always reinventing themselves. IT'S FREE! They feature the history of the area including and surrounding Manassas, which saw the extremely significant Civil War battles, First and Second Battles of Bull Run. They offer artifacts...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This museum is an excellent place to bring the kids for a Virginia history homework lesson. There are many items to see and read about and you can wander through at your own pace. The gift shop offers lots of books on Manassas and Virginia...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This small museum was built in 1991 and has since taken an important place in local culture. Since Manassas was so important in the Civil War and the development of the US railway system, there is much to remember. The permanent exhibit houses a number...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 5 March 2018

My sister and her youngest son went with me to see the museum. There was no charge for admission and had interesting local artifacts on display. The museum is small but worth a visit if you live in the area or are interested in the...More

Thank Burt F
Reviewed 22 January 2018

An impressive array of local and Civil War history. Displays for all ages. A really great gift shop too.

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Response from Idette T | Reviewed this property |
The museum is very good- small enough to keep your attention, giving a history of the town. Lots of nicelittle eateries downtown. Please go to the rail station which is used as a computer station, but has the original... More
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