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We enjoyed the museum-it's quit an eclectic assemble of items. However, two of the pictures on rip... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Jon L
Charlottesville, Virginia
Weekend Getaway

We stopped by the museum before we left town. It has an interesting collection from the local area... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Edward L
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440 E King St, Strasburg, VA 22657-2433
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All reviews model railroad train car native american artifacts civil war red caboose shenandoah valley steam locomotive local history nice collection cultural heritage george washington through october victorian style small town old building on display local area
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

We enjoyed the museum-it's quit an eclectic assemble of items. However, two of the pictures on rip Advisor are not there-the steam locomotive and the model railroad. The picture of the steam locomotive is clearly taken at another location (Strasburg PA perhaps?). There was no...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We stopped by the museum before we left town. It has an interesting collection from the local area and its role in the Civil War. If you can go on a Saturday and check out the model railroad display in one of the train cars....More

1  Thank Edward L
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The Strasburg Museum, which opened to the public in 1970 as a National Historic Landmark, celebrates over 250 years of life in a small town in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Located at 440 East King Street, the museum traces the rich heritage of settlers...More

2  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

If you are a Civil War history buff this is a must stop. The staff was very knowledgeable and willing to take the time to answer any of our questions.

1  Thank M7286DUdanm
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Strasburg was a destination for us as our ancestor founded the town. We had with us a copy of a letter signed by George Washington granting our ancestor, Peter Stauffer, the land grant. We were hoping to get more info on Peter but the sweet...More

1  Thank Kris1951
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Strasburg should be very proud of this museum. Takes less than an hour to go through; two floors of an interesting old building, plus you can walk through a Southern Railway caboose parked behind the building. If you want to see a great and extensive...More

3  Thank JerryVirginia
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Went with family and friends while visiting the Shenandoah Valley. It’s a great museum with a lot of history packed in it, don’t miss the model train display.

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

A very modest entry fee, the museum is full of Strasburg history. The building is small, but the exhibits are nicely placed throughout the site. The caboose and rail car is located in the back outside. The miniature train is only open Saturdays and other...More

1  Thank Eric B
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The Strasburg Museum is open May 1st through October 31st. The entry fee is minimal but well worth it. The volunteer who met us on arrival was so nice and very knowledgeable. She gave us an overall explanation of the museum and where to start...More

1  Thank Boxermamma56
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Small town museums are often in a quaint historic house with a limited number of items spread out just to give you something to look at as you rather quickly move through the house. You won't find that at the Strasburg Museum . You walk...More

2  Thank P.J. M
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James C
16 February 2016|
Response from Nancy J | Reviewed this property |
It's not open in the winter. I think it reopens around May 1 Sorry I can't remember the hours and price