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Virginia War Museum, Newport News

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Military Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The Virginia War Museum is located in Huntington Park on Warwick Blvd., Newport News, Virginia. The museum contains exhibits on American military history from 1775 to the present.
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  • I visited this museum with my husband who is a big civil war history buff. This was an excellent museum which chronicled all the wars the US has been involved in. The number of artifacts was...  more »
  • The Virginia War Museum is a hidden gem in Newport News, Va.!! We have been there many times and it is much larger inside than it looks. Staff is so friendly and knowledgeable and exhibits are very....  more »
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  • Lots of great stuff there, and the tour guide was great! Has pieces from every major war the US has fought in, and has relics from some past presidents. Well worth the price if you're interested in history. I was shocked to hear that they only have 10% of their collection on display due to space limitations! The remainder is in storage.
  • If you love war history and VA war history, come here! Hidden gym with a TON of really cool memorabilia and things to learn. Huge inside despite appearances.

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