Programs & Education





New Exhibits Open  //  Nuevas exposiciones bilingües ya están abiertas

See the new exhibits featuring displays on Native American life, Manassas history, and more in the newly expanded and renovated Museum. All galleries are open free during Museum hours. 

NEW! Summer Camps at the Manassas Museum!

If you are a City resident or have children that attend City schools, check out the summer camps offered with our partners at the ARTfactory. 
Summer Camps
Campamentos celebrados en el Museo de Manassas


Liberia farLiberia Open House
Casa Liberia Abierta (Volente en Español)
June 1, 8, 15, and 29, 12pm-3pm
Free
Self-guide through this 1825 historic gem! Museum Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions and share the diverse history of this home that helped shape Manassas. Visit cityofmanassas.recdesk.com for more information.


joan_mulholland (1)A Conversation with Joan Trumpauer Mulholland at the Manassas Museum
Una conversación con Joan Trumpauer Mulholland en el museo de Manassas (Volente en Español)
June 16, 2pm
Free
In celebration of Juneteenth, join us for a conversation with Civil Rights activist and Freedom Rider Joan Trumpauer Mulholland and her son, Loki Mulholland, an Emmy-winning filmmaker and author. Space is limited, register now. Visit cityofmanassas.recdesk.com for more information.


MarketMuseum at the Market
El Museo Visita el Mercado
June 20, 9am - 1pm (or while supplies last)
Free
Meet us at the Harris Pavilion to celebrate the longest day through PLAY! Explore objects from the Manassas Museum’s collection and pick up a FREE take-and-make craft activity kit.


Liberia farLiberia Open House
Casa Liberia Abierta (Volente en Español)
July 6, 13, 20, and 27, 12pm-3pm
Free
Self-guide through this 1825 historic gem! Museum Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions and share the diverse history of this home that helped shape Manassas. Visit cityofmanassas.recdesk.com for more information.Meet us at the Harris Pavilion to celebrate the longest day through PLAY! Explore objects from the Manassas Museum’s collection and pick up a FREE take-and-make craft activity kit.


Manassas Museum_JPG_93 (1)Gallery Talk: Timeline of Manassas
Charla de la exposición: Cronología de Manassas (Volente en Español)
July 13, 12pm
Free
Explore the new exhibits with a Museum staff member and discover a new story each month. Tours are appropriate for adults and families with children over 7 years old. Visit cityofmanassas.recdesk.com for more information. 


Caste cover 2A Discussion about Caste: How Did We Get Here and What's Next?
Una discusión sobre la casta: ¿Cómo llegamos aquí y qué hacemos ahora? (Volente en Español)
July 13, 10am - 3pm
Free, Open to all rising 9th-12th grade students 
Be part of the discussion about "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents" and get inspired to take action and make change in your community. FREE book and Lunch included. Register now at cityofmanassas.recdesk.com.


MarketMuseum at the Market
El Museo Visita el Mercado
July 18, 9am - 1pm (or while supplies last)
Free
Meet us at the Harris Pavilion to explore objects from the Manassas Museum’s collection and pick up a FREE take-and-make kit containing supplies to make your own quilt-related craft.


History Happy Hour
Happy Hour de Historia
July 25, 6pm
Free
Join Curator, Mary Helen Dellinger, for drinks, snacks, conversation, and a sneak peek at the upcoming exhibit Albert Speiden: Designing Manassas. Space is limited, visit cityofmanassas.recdesk.com to register.


Self-Guided Field Trip
Excursión autoguiada
Take your family on a screen-free field trip and explore three different important historic sites in Manassas that showcase the important contributions of African American residents of the city. The Manassas Museum and the new Manassas City Public Library have partnered to create a guide that includes family-friendly activities and conversation starters as well as a hands-on art activity to complete together. The guide is FREE and available for curbside pickup at the MCPL, at the Echoes Manassas Museum Store, or you can download it here.


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School & Group Visits
Visitas escolares o en grupo
Bring your students to the Manassas Museum! Arrange for a visit that is filled with hands-on activities and is customized to support your class's objectives. 
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