Calendar of Events

The museum’s special events are supported by the H. Stewart Jones Charitable Trust; the Paul and Jane Jones Trust, Walter Jervis Sheffield, Trustee; the Fredericksburg Savings Charitable Foundation; the James Monroe Memorial Foundation; and the Friends of the James Monroe Museum.

An electronic version of our Public Programs schedule for July-December 2017 is available here.



chanteymen-3Friday, October 6, 6:00-8:00 PM
First Friday Tavern Night

Location: James Monroe Museum

The Ship’s Company Chanteymen will lead us in a boisterous night of merriment and songs of yore. All will be invited to join in the chorus or even lead a chantey or two! It will be a great treat to see this jolly band of merrymakers who have been seen and heard up and down the east coast of the United States.

Admission and participation are free. There will be a variety of specialty beers available for purchase at the cash bar.



If you missed our Presidents’ Day Presidential Press Conference on February 20, 2017 you can watch it here.


PhotographerThe James Monroe Inauguration Bicentennial Celebration was a resounding success! Thank you to all who participated, and to all who attended! If you were unable to join us you can watch the celebration on our YouTube channel here. A photo album of the event is available on Facebook.



Call 540/654-2111 or e-mail Lynda Allen with questions about any of our events!


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