VMMV Open House Oct 3rd and 4th

The Virginia Museum of Military Vehicles (VMMV) will be holding their 2015 Open House on October 3rd and 4th.  VMMV is an organization dedicated to preserving military history and historic artifacts.  They have in their collection a number of WW2 era armored vehicles, including quite a few US, British and Soviet tanks (view collection here.)

Event details:

The Museum’s 2015 Open House will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 3 and 4, at the “Tank Farm,” 13906 Aden Road in Nokesville, Virginia. The event will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.

Click here to register. Your registration helps us plan parking, food and other accommodations.

As always, educational and entertaining activities will highlight the stories of American veterans as well as the future Americans in Wartime Museum. Activities include:

Dozens of operational military vehiclesIMG_4499
Tactical demonstrations by the U.S. Marine Corps Historical Company

Living history units in action
Helicopter fly-in and display
Voices of Freedom – our mobile oral history studio
Veterans’ roundtable
Kid-friendly activities
Much more!

Children attend for free and we suggest a $10 donation per adult.

A newly restored M10 tank destroyer will be making it’s first public appearance at the open house this year.  Pictures of the restoration process can be viewed here.