Hours and Admission

Open seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Admission includes:

  • The Virginia Room focusing on entire war in the Commonwealth of Virginia 
  • Kaminsky Gallery of Civil War Firearms 
  • Robert Raeburn Civil War Art Gallery 
  • Slab glass mural wall by artist Ami Shamir 
  • Emmy Award winning film, "Field of Lost Shoes." 
  • The Bushong Farm with original and reconstructed outbuildings 
  • Two one-mile walking trails on the battlefield 


Admission Rates (Museum & Grounds) 

  • Adults (13+) - $12 
  • Seniors (65+) - $10
  • Military Adult (Active Duty or Retired with ID Card) - $10 
  • Youth (6-12) -$7
  • Child (5 and under) – Free 

*Grounds Only Admission (Museum Access Not Included) 

  • Grounds Adult - $8 
  • Grounds Youth (6-12) $5 

**Self-Guided Group of 15+ 

  • Adults (13+) -$8 
  • Youth (6-12) -$5 

*Grounds Only admission rates are not available during our events. Event rates will be listed on the museum's events page

**Self-guided group reservations must be made and confirmed at least one week in advance. Minimum of 15 paying individuals to receive discounted rate. 

Educational Group Tours 

The park offers a variety of age and education-specific programs throughout the year. School group programs are designed around the Virginia Standards of Learning. Visit the museum's Tour Page for more information on guided group programs.  


Photo of soldier statue inside the museum

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