The Virginia Museum of the Civil War is closed today, January 8, 2017, due to inclement weather.
Located in New Market, Virginia, the museum provides opportunities to reflect upon the Battle of New Market which raged on the same location, May 15, 1864. In addition to the museum, the site includes a visitor center for the Shenandoah Valley and a 300-acre battlefield park preserving the core areas of the battlefield and historic farm.
300-acre battlefield park with walking trails
Historic farmstead with original structures several buildings to explore
Two scenic overlooks of the Shenandoah River
Part of the Virginia Birding and Wildlife Trail System