The current 7,000-square-foot building on eight acres opened in 1991. Permanent and temporary historical exhibits interpret Northern Virginia Piedmont history through artifacts, documents, videos, and images.
The Museum houses the McBryde Library and Archives and Echoes, the Museum Store. Plans for expanded exhibit galleries, artifact conservation facilities, and an educational center are currently under development.
City of Manassas, VA - Beginning March 19, 2018 a new immersive exhibit will open at the Manassas Museum. Annie’s Porch: This Was Manassas, spotlights the universal storytelling tradition of talking on the front porch with friends. …Read More »
Manassas, VA -- Celebrate fall with the Manassas Museum. Thereâ€™s a new exhibit, Museum at the Farmerâ€™s Market some book talks and some Cemetery tours.Historic Downtown Walking Tours; Through October; Thursdays & Fridays at 12 Noon; free; meet…Read More »
There are a lot of great events at the Manassas Museum happening this summer.Â Camp, walking tours, book talks and much more.Â Archaeology & Swim Camp; August 9 â€“ 12; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; $200/ages 9-13Does your child have what it takes to be an arc…Read More »
Summer Camps Now Enrolling!Civil War Camp; June 28 - July 1; 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; $135/ages 9-13For four days, children will immerse themselves in Civil War life. They will learn how science and math applications changed the course of the war and our natio…Read More »
From March 4 â€“ April 17, the Manassas Museum presents Impressions, the Osbourn High School art show. Impressions features the paintings, mixed media works, sculpture, and drawings of Osbourn art students. The exhibit offers students the opportunity…Read More »
Manassas, VA---The Manassas Museum currently features New World Aristocracy: The Carters of Virginia.Â This exhibit is a joint effort between the Manassas Museum and the Prince William County Historic Preservation Division.Â Maria Diaz, a volunteer…Read More »
Manassas, VA---The Carter family is the focus of a new joint exhibit, New World Aristocracy: The Carters of Virginia, opening at the Manassas Museum. The exhibit, a joint effort between the Prince William County Historic Preservation Division and the…Read More »
Manassas, VA - There was much more to the Civil War than bloody battles, endless strategizing, and famous generals. This year, in addition to featuring portrayals of well-known generals and studies of tactics, the fourth annual Manassas Civil War Wee…Read More »
Manassas, VA---They may not have worn uniforms or marched with the troops, but children were deeply affected by the tragedies of the Civil War. A new Manassas Museum guest exhibit, Partisans Among Playmates: American Childhood and the Civil War, brin…Read More »
Manassas, VA - Learn more about the diverse people who inhabited historic Liberia Plantation in Manassas during a special Black History Month presentation Basement to Attic Tours Feb. 7 and 21 at 11 a.m. On the eve of the Civil War, Liberia was one o…Read More »
October at the Manassas Museum is full of â€œspirited tours,â€ a new exhibit and great history.On Oct. 5 at 2 p.m. the Manassas Museum will host a free book talk by author Douglas Crenshaw on his book, Fort Harrison and the Battle of Chaffinâ€™s Far…Read More »
City of Manassas, VA - As fall begins, the Manassas Museum has great programs in store for visitors and residents.Sept. 5 from 5 to 9 p.m. enjoy free admission to the Manassas Museum, refreshments and family activities during First Friday in Historic…Read More »