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.

  • Closed For Renovations Until March 1

    Through March 1, 2019 • The Fredericksburg Area Museum will be closed to the public until March 1 as it prepares and installs four new exhibitions that will be featured in 2019....

  • Heirlooms and Relics: A Portrait of a Community

    Permanent Exhibition • Illuminating the nature and fabric of eighteenth and nineteenth century Fredericksburg through fine arts while systematically highlighting the artisans and laborers who made the finery possible....

  • 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....

  • 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 waters...

  • 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...