Virginia’s Military Tank Museum Has Artifacts That Date Back To The 1500s
There’s no shortage of remarkable history here in Virginia, and nowhere is that more apparent than our state’s diverse collection of museums. One such example is one many haven’t visited but belongs on your itinerary if you consider yourself a history buff. Located in the small town of Danville, the A.A.F. Tank Museum is a collection of tank and Cavalry artifacts from around the globe. In fact, some of the items in the museum date back to the 1500s! Here’s more on this fascinating landmark that will surely impress.
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Have you visited the A.A.F. Tank Museum in Danville before? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience there. For more information, be sure to check out the website by clicking here. The museum keeps various hours throughout the year, so be sure to plan ahead or call 434-836-5323 to ensure the facility is open.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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