Last updated: 5/10/2011
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Street Address
900 Barton Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 8533
Fredericksburg, VA 22404
phone: 540-373-3704
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 10am - 4pm and by special appointment.
Gift Shop
Judy Chaimson, Chairperson
Tony Kent, Collections Director
Harold D. Ware, Contact

The Central Rappahannock Heritage Center, Inc. is the nation's first regional archives dedicated to preserving for research and posterity materials documenting the lives and work of the people.The center is a grass-roots history archive for Fredericksburg and the Counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, Caroline and King George.


To provide a repository for historically valuable documents on the Central Rappahannock Region, and a center for the scholarly research thereof.


Founded in 1997 to save the grassroots history of this area.

Artifact Collections

No artifacts...only paper related archives.


Founded in 1997 to save the area's grass-roots history; family and business papers, photographs, maps, letters and journals which might be cast aside and lost to future generations. We are a regional archives covering the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford as well as the city of Fredericksburg.


Access: General Public, Students, Scholars, Members

Appointment required: No


Gift Shop

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