Franconia Museum, Inc. 

Become A Friend

Why Should I Support The Franconia Museum?

The Franconia Museum is a private, non-profit local history museum dedicated to preserving the past, present and future of the Franconia area in pictures, artifacts, and stories.

We do not have staff to pay, so all financial contributions go to cover program and display costs.  Your support will help organize and produce our Annual Franconia History Day, Story Swaps, History Tours, Lectures, Newsletter (Historic Franconia Legacies) and our “Franconia Remembers” Books.

Your contributions will also allow us to continue creating new exhibits about our Historic Franconia for local schools and libraries, and enables us to professionally preserve and store our artifacts.

Please support our history.  Join our expanding Circle of Friends.

Below are ways to join in the fun and history of the area

  • Volunteer Your Time

  • Become A "Friend Of The Museum"

    • All financial donations go to cover program costs.


         Donation of $25 or more

        Non-Profit Friend

         Donation of $15 or more

        Business Friend

         Donation of $150 or more

        Lifetime Friend

         Donation of $350 or more

        Founding Friend

         Donation of $1000 or more

Become A Friend

  • Come To a "Story Swap"

 Pictured Swaps are held In the Helen Wilson Community Room
Franconia Governmental Center
6121 Franconia Road
Alexandria, VA  22310

  •  Newsletters

We are always looking for new ideas and topics for the newsletters. If you have an idea or would be interested in writing an article, please let us know.