Exhibitions

FAM’s permanent and rotating exhibitions highlight the rich stories of the Fredericksburg region. Drawing from the permanent collection and loans from other institutions, FAM’s goal is to share these stories with the community at large.

The Art of Fly Fishing

April 2017 – September 2017 Housed in our permanent river exhibit the FAM partnered with Falmouth Flats Fly Fishers to create an exhibit...

Pleasures’ Past

November 2016 – December 2017 Often entertainment and recreational accounts are overlooked and underappreciated because of the influence that our region...

A River Runs

Permanent Exhibition The Rappahannock River has shaped the history of our community. People settled on its banks, traveled and traded on its...

Oddities and Curiosities

Permanent Exhibition This exhibit is more than just an exhibit, it’s a showcase of objects from the FAM’s collection! Here is your...

Open Collection Storage

Permanent Exhibition Using every nook and cranny of historic Town Hall, the FAM recreated historic Town Hall’s first floor into collection storage...

The PNC Legacy Collection

Permanent Exhibition: Features a number of Fredericksburg-native objects including a case clock, check canceler, scale and weights and much more....

Water/Ways

January 27 – March 11, 2018 Curated by the Smithsonian's Museum on Main Street and aims to bring understanding about what water means...