Plan Your Visit


A Spinning Demonstration on the Irish Farm

Update: The museum is currently operating on Winter Hours (10am – 4pm)

Winter Hours

December 1st, 2014 through March 8, 2015
Mon: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tues: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Weds: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Thur: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fri: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m
Sat: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sun: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Beginning January 3rd, 2015 Guided Tours Only – No interpreters on-site.
The West African Exhibit will be closed December 1 – March 8 (for weatherization)

Museum Offices are closed on all Commonwealth of Virginia state holidays. For more information or to contact museum staff, please call (540) 332-7850.

Regular Hours

March 9 through November 30th, 2015
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Self-guided tours with interpreters on site will take place 7 days a week from 9am – 5pm.

Holiday Schedule:

The Museum will be closed to visitors on December 25 and January 1.
Museum offices will be closed December 25 and January 1.

Ticket Pricing

Adult General Admission: $10.00
Senior General Admission: $ 9.50
Student General Admission (ages 13-college): $9.00
Child General Admission (ages 6-12): $6.00
Children Under Age 6: Free

Purchase Tickets

Group Rates

*All group rates are subject to change*
(Call for education group rates)
To receive the group admission rate your group must have 15 or more. For more detailed group rate information please contact our Visitor Center staff at (540) 332-7850 or


Cash, checks, and major credit cards accepted.


Vending snacks and drinks available on patio area and Museum Store.
Picnic tables are available.