Virginia Museum of the Civil War

Where 257 Cadets from VMI made the difference.

Open daily year-round 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

The museum focuses on the Civil War in Virginia with artifacts, photos, and dioramas.  Be sure to catch the Emmy award winning film Field of Lost Shoes (2000) and the brand new Kaminsky Gallery of Civil War Firearms.

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Please help us preserve the site by respecting the buildings, cannon, plants and animals. During your visit watch for wildlife that makes their home in the Park.

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