Where the Past Is Present… Where the Arts Are Alive

Special Programs

In addition to our ongoing programming the Museum offers a variety of special programs for visitors of all ages. These programs are developed in partnership with organizations throughout the Fredericksburg area.

Years of Anguish

Years of Anguish is a biannual series of speakers’ forums featuring some of the most prominent Civil War scholars in the world.  This series focuses on major events and themes and is structured to look at each through a national lens, a Virginia lens, and a local lens.


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Woman Adorned Workshop Series

The Woman Adorned Workshop Series highlights the themes expressed in the Museum’s new exhibit Woman Adorned, Transcending Time, Transforming Culture through the creation of art and fashion. Five workshops are offered from November 23rd, 2013 to August 23rd, 2014. Each workshop is taught by a different local artist.