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Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum

325 Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4103
+1 757-220-7693
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19th-century folk household objects (toys, kitchenware, paintings, furniture, etc.) are on display at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum.
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325 Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4103
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been folk art collectors for over 30 years. Thus this museum is one of our favorite places to visit in Colonial Williamsburg. There's a lot of construction going on which appears to be adding to what was already great. There are always ever...More

Thank bilodeau2015
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Plan on spending at least 2 hours exploring this great museum filled with many donations from Abby Aldrich Rockefeller's (John D. Rockefeller's wife) private collection. As a lover of all things "folk art," I can't get enough of the many varieties of this genre every...More

1  Thank GreenHat17
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Free admission and fre parking available. Two entire floor with many rooms with different themes. Allow at least 4 hours.

1  Thank Gary E
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This museum located in cenrtal downtown Williamsburg is almost a hidden treasure. A large collection of art, furniture, maps, historic portaits. Those interested in our colonial history will be particulary rewarded. Not to be missed when visitng Williamsburg,

Thank josburkart
Reviewed 10 November 2017

tours available for different areas. so much to see you could spend all day. Folk art, great furniture, pottery, silver, quilts and so much more. Enjoy/!

Thank Merry K
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Certainly one of the most celebrated & charming collections in the country & just plain fun to view. Provides a new appreciation of the invention & humor of early Americans

Thank Joan H
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

While staying in historic Williamsburg we took a program at the museum. Made some cute paintings of textures and designs. On other occasions we have made Christmas ornaments related to German or other themes. Instructions easy and enjoyable thanks to the instructor (Christine) I believe....More

Thank colonialgirl2015
Reviewed 31 October 2017

So much to see! Try and get onto one of the guided tours for more information on the collection. Love the carousel animals.

Thank DEGhia
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This was the first time visiting the museum since moving to the new location, and it has really expanded! They have done a wonderful job with the exhibits. The dollhouse exhibit holds a special place in my heart since my grandmother took me to this...More

Thank swtjen
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We had a wonderful guide that taught us all about soft paste and hard paste china. pottery, and earthenware. Always love the Abby Rockefeller section.

Thank Ribbonlady
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18 January 2015|
Response from 93phoebe |
Oh, by the way, this was one of your exhibits!!))