While outside the boundaries of The Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Heritage Area, the museum interprets the history of the Marine Corps, US Marines storming the armory at Harpers Ferry, WV after its capture by abolitionist John Brown on Oct. 18, 1859. Learn how the Marine Corps have evolved over the past 200 years through hands-on, interactive exhibits and irreplaceable artifacts that will immerse you in the sights and sounds of Marines in action.
National Museum of the Marine Corps
18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Triangle, VA 22172
Admission and parking is FREE. No reservation is required for these tours.
MORE ABOUT THE AREA
Manassas, VA — According to legend, the name Manassas was derived from an Indian source or from Manasseh, a Jewish innkeeper at Manassas Gap. Manassas originated in 1852 at the junction of two railroads which linked…
LOCAL TOURISM REFERENCES
Historic Manassas Visitor Center
9431 West St. Manassas, VA 20110
703-396-7130 or 800-432-1792