Bearing Arms in the 1700s

Discover what it means to own a gun in colonial America while exploring part of the George C. Neumann weapons collection at Valley Forge National Historical Park.

 

Weapons and Culture

Learn how weapons are shaped by culture and how to examine cultures through their weapons using part of the collection of the Lisanby Museum at James Madison University.

 

18th Century Civilian Weapons

If the weapons of Valley Forge weren't enough for you, check out another exhibit exploring civilian weapons.