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Support Civil War Museum at the Exchange Hotel

The Exchange Hotel Civil War Medical Museum is managed and maintained by Historic Gordonsville, Inc. with the help of dedicated volunteers. Historic Gordonsville is a 501(c)(3) private non-profit institution that depends on the generous support of individuals, grants, foundations and corporations. We do not currently receive any line item funding directly from the county, city, state or federal government. Historic Gordonsville Inc. is organized to restore and preserve the Exchange Hotel Civil War Medical Museum. Your financial commitment ensures that the legacy of The Exchange Hotel and those that provided comfort and care to the sick and injured during the Civil War will live on. Making your gift to The Exchange Hotel Civil War Medical Museum is a great way you can support our educational, restoration, research and curatorial missions. There are a variety of ways you can help.

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Volunteer Opportunities

The museum depends on the volunteer efforts of the community to keep it operational. Do you have a passion for history, spending time with like-minded individuals and the desire to help preserve a National Treasure? The Exchange Hotel Civil War Medical Museum has many volunteer positions available. It is our love of history and our respect of the past that inspire us to preserve it for future generations. If you feel you would like to be involved as a volunteer, please contact us using the form below or you may call us at 540.832.2944. If you don't see an area listed that you feel your gifts and talents could be used, please let us know.

Donation Campaigns

Monetary donations are used for further restoration, renovation, and other operational expenses of the Exchange Hotel Civil War Medical Museum, side building known as the "Summer Kitchen", and the Freight Depot building. Your generous donations are greatly appreciated.

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Day Tours (Self-Guided)  
General $10.00
Children (8 - 12) $3.00
Children (7yrs. & under) Free
Evening Tours (Public)  
Friday Nights Only:  
8pm - 12pm $25.00
* Check our Event Calendar for scheduled dates.
* Check our Evening Tours page for additional information.
* Must be 16 or older. 
* Guests under 16 must be approved prior
to the night of the tour.

Museum Hours

Monday - Thursday 10 - 4pm
Saturday 10 - 4pm
Sunday 1 - 4pm
All Major Holidays
(i.e. Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter)

The Museum building, a National Historic Landmark, is not handicap accessible, and takes approximately 1+ hours to explore the three levels of exhibitions.

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