Our mission is to foster and promote appreciation of the historic heritage of Dumfries, Virginia.

Historic Dumfries Virginia, Inc. and the Weems-Botts Museum will re-open to the public on September 1st.


Historic Dumfries Virginia, Inc. is a private, 501 (c) (3) non-profit, membership organization, tasked with operating the Weems-Botts Museum, organizing history-related annual events, hosting guest speakers, managing a historical archives & library, and publishing a bi-monthly newsletter.

President: Jeremiah Burns
Vice President: Jim Vincent
Treasurer: Bret Coulson
Secretary: Norma Fields
Board Members at-large: Ken White
Ex Officio: Jerry Foreman, Mayor of Dumfries

 Executive Director: Joann Barron

Assistant Director: Erica Bridges