Sights, Shows and Shopping

 A Mystery Tour of Prince William

Need ideas for your next mystery tour? Engage your group by visiting Prince William, Virginia! Travel back in history by visiting a charming small town, learn about previously forgotten veterans and the founding of the U.S. Marine Corps, and enjoy a blast from the past show with a modern twist!

entrance to the National Museum of the Marine Corps

Begin your morning with a tour of the inspiring National Museum of the Marine Corps. With over ten different exhibits and nearly a thousand artifacts, it’s hard not to leave here with a deeper appreciation of the Corps. During your visit, see the incredible Gene Hackman-narrated film “We, The Marines” to get an unparalleled view into the experiences of Marines from boot camp through modern warfare training. Enjoy lunch at either the Devil Dog Diner or Tun Tavern, both of which are at the museum and rooted in Marine history. 

Missing in America Project at Quantico CemeteryThen pay your respects at National Memorial Cemetery at Quantico with a private flag-placing experience at the graves of veterans whose remains were previously forgotten. Hosted by the Missing in America Projecttheir mission is to find, identify, and provide full military burial for these now-remembered heroes.

cosmos scenes on a planetarium domeSee a spectacular laser show at the Irene V. Hylton Planetarium with none other than The Beatles set as the soundtrack. Be captivated by the music and light provided by this tribute and learn how The Beatles helped define a generation. You will definitely want to get out of your seat to “Twist and Shout”!

storefronts along a streetFinish your day with a trip to Historic Occoquan where you will be welcomed by Mayor, Earnie Porta, for a private tour of the town. Take some time to explore the charming riverside town on your own. There are many locally owned and operated shops with a variety of unique items for you to take home, such as handmade stained glass and clothing. Grab a fresh and flaky slice of pie at The Golden Plum before wrapping up your trip!

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