Augusta Military Academy Museum, Fort Defiance

#259 of 303 in Museums in Virginia
Mission “To preserve the traditions of the Augusta Military Academy and to honor the memory of the life and time of its alumni, faculty,staff, and supporting families through the permanent and temporary exhibits and diligent conservation of the museum's collection of artifacts, archives and photographs”

The AMA Alumni House and Museum is a hidden treasure among other historical sites in the Shenandoah Valley. With roots dating back to the Civil War, come learn about the long History of AMA and the Roller Family. AMA was called home by many young men that came from all parts of the world. In our museum you can see their achievements and explore the life of a cadet. Thanks to our Alumni, we have many artifacts that they have donated for the public to enjoy for their viewing pleasure. Think you have a connection? Check out our many yearbooks and find your cadet. You never know what you’ll find at AMA.

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  • Quint, small museum in a old Victorian house. FANTASTIC tour guide. Clean, nice artifacts , interesting and bbc informative. Well worth a visit!  more »
  • This was a very interesting museum. The film and tour guide were informative and excellent. We had known nothing about this place before and are very glad that we made the visit.  more »
  • A relic of the past. Interesting to see what it was like to have been a military school student in the 60s and 70s. Museum very interesting. Building next door makes for a great photo.
  • Beautiful grounds and great church services at Family camp for the Virginia District United Pentecostal Church International

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