Events

  • Yappy Hour – May First Friday

    May 3rd, 5 - 8 PM • Bring your leashed and well-behaved pets to Market Square and celebrate FAM’s new exhibit “People & Their Pets.” The Fredericksburg SPCA, Off Leash K9 Training, pet artist Sonja Wise and Adventure Brewing Co. will be in the Squ...

  • Taratibu Youth Association and Baba Jamal Koram – May Second Saturday

    May 11th, 11 AM – 2 PM • Listen to African storyteller Baba Jamal Koram and see a dance performance from the D.C. area’s Taratibu Youth Association. Immediately after the performances, join us for dance lessons, drumming activities and make-and-take ...

  • FXBG Bridges – June Second Saturday

    June 8th, 11AM - 12PM • For June's Second Saturday explore the history and science behind the bridges in Fredericksburg. Families will discover what it takes to be an engineer by learning about force, material strength, and bridge types. Each family will...

  • Bastille Day – July Second Saturday

    July 13, 11AM - 12PM • Celebrate Bastille Day! During this month’s program, families will learn about the Marquis De Lafayette’s visit to Fredericksburg and our French Sister City, Frejus. Using inspiration from FAM’s exhibit “These Old Walls: A ...

  • Hen Asem Program Series

    March - Oct 2019 • The Fredericksburg Area Museum (FAM) is hosting a year-long program series titled Hen Asem, to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Africans in the English colonies at Point Comfort, VA, in 1619.  It will include a line...