National Museum of the Marine Corps

Sunrise at the National Museum of The Marine Corps
Sunrise at the National Museum of The Marine Corps
Address
National Museum of the Marine Corps
18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
Triangle, VA 22172
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Prince William
Phone: (800) 397-7585
Website www.usmcmuseum.org

The National Museum of the Marine Corps is a lasting tribute to the U.S. Marine Corps. Located adjacent to Quantico Marine Corps Base, the museum’s 210-foot tilted steel mast and glass atrium with suspended aircraft features is impressive for every age. Visitors learn about the history of the Marines by starting in the Leatherneck Gallery with hanging aircraft from the ceiling and tanks in the lobby. Journey into the first interactive exhibit that simulates the intensity of boot camp. Test your rifle skills with a laser-designated target acquisition M-16 at the rifle range. Feel the ground shake as you land on Iwo-Jima on D-Day in 1945 or brave the cold elements in the winter battlefield room depicting the Korean War. The National Museum of the Marine Corps includes a gift shop, the eateries: Tun Tavern and the Mess Hall; clas




Last Updated: 3/14/2013 9:08 AM
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