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Williamsburg and Hampton Roads Sights

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum

  • 326 West Francis St. Map It
  • Colonial Williamsburg

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This collection, within the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, showcases American "decorative usefulware"—toys, furniture, weather vanes, coffeepots, and quilts—within typical 19th-century domestic interiors. There are also folk paintings, rustic sculptures, and needlepoint pictures. Since the 1920s, the 2,000-piece collection has grown from the original 400 pieces acquired by the wife of Colonial Williamsburg's first and principal benefactor.

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326 West Francis St., Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, United States

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