Ornamental Separator

Military Activities

Guided Sites

CW Admission Required

Handicap Accessible

Closed currently

  • Monday

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Tuesday

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Wednesday

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Thursday

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Friday

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Saturday

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Sunday

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Magazine stands as a symbol of the Crown's commitment to the common defense and the expansion of its empire. Come explore the Magazine Yard and discover how this military storehouse and Virginia's diverse peoples shaped an empire and defined a new nation. Experience life as common soldier of the Revolution. You may be encouraged to enlist yourself, and with the help of our interpreters, take part in drill practice, watch a musket being fired, or interact with other recruits.

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