Family History Day at the VA Museum of the Civil War - Visit Shenandoah County
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Family History Day at the VA Museum of the Civil War

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Join the Virginia Museum of the Civil War for an exciting day of exploring Civil War history!

This event is open to all families seeking a day of fun, exploration and learning. There will be hands-on activities for all ages. Join the Army and learn to drill, try dancing the Virginia Reel, enjoy 19th century games and crafts, watch the Emmy-award winning film- Field of Lost Shoes, take a guided tour through the battlefield, learn 19th century foodways and much more.


Visit our partner agency booths and pick up classroom information about Valley ecology, history and perhaps get a picture from our special visitor. Purchase a Chick Fil-A sandwich and home baked goodies from the food booth or bring a picnic lunch to enjoy at our outdoor tables. Visit the General’s Store for a great selection of books and other items to further your educational goals as well as souvenirs of your visit. Come and have fun for the day and make memories for a lifetime. The special event rate of $3.00 person is only available to those that have preregistered. Contact the Virginia Museum of the Civil War at 866-515-1864 for more information.


March 25
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Virginia Museum of the Civil War
8895 George Collins Pkwy
New Market, VA 22844