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Masks are now required for all WCMFA visitors and staff, regardless of vaccination status.

Posted on:Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 @ 3:50 pm

Masks are now required to be worn over the mouth and nose by all WCMFA visitors and staff, regardless of vaccination status. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation. Additionally, museum events and programs that involve large groups gathered indoors, such as lectures, concerts, and adult classes, will require proof of vaccination. Thank you!

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An Annual Fund Message from our Director

Posted on:Sunday, November 21st, 2021 @ 5:57 pm

Dear Members and Friends, Thank you for your generous past support of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. Your past support helped us to navigate the challenges of 2021 and rise to the unique demands of serving the public through a pandemic. It’s been difficult, but the museum staff and volunteers have all learned …

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Call for Entries–Annual Cumberland Valley Artists & Photographers Exhibition

Posted on:Friday, October 22nd, 2021 @ 4:43 pm

Call for Entries for Cumberland Valley Artists Exhibition and Cumberland Valley Photographers Exhibition Now until November 19, 2021 HAGERSTOWN, MD – The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts is pleased to announce a call for entries for the Cumberland Valley Artists Exhibition (CVA) and the Cumberland Valley Photographers Exhibition. (CVP) The deadline for entry is …

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Coming soon: “The Secret Life of Paris in the 1930s: Vintage Photographs by Brassaï”

Posted on:Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 @ 4:53 pm

The Secret Paris of the 1930s: Vintage Photographs by BrassaÏ November 14, 2021 to January 30, 2022 Building upon a tradition of exhibiting photography by significant artists such as Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, Berenice Abbott, Mathew Brady, Man Ray, A. Aubrey Bodine, and Danny Lyon, the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts is pleased to …

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WCMFA presents “Bouke de Vries: War & Pieces”

Posted on:Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 @ 1:36 pm

Hagerstown, MD – The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts’ iconic Schrieber Gallery will be stunningly transformed this fall with the installation of War & Pieces—a work by internationally known London-based Dutch artist Bouke de Vries. The exhibition will be on view until March 13, 2022. War & Pieces is a 24’ long “tablescape” created from fragments of …

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WCMFA Hosts Invite Congress to Museum Day

Posted on:Tuesday, August 17th, 2021 @ 10:14 am

Exhibitions and Collections Manager Kay Palmateer guides Congress visitors through the painting vault of the WCMFA. Hagerstown, MD – During the month of August, the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) encourages member organizations to invite their Representatives and Senators to visit. On Wednesday, August 11, 2021, The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in Hagerstown, …

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The WCMFA will be closed from 12-2 p.m. on Thursday, July 29.

Posted on:Wednesday, July 28th, 2021 @ 9:36 am

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July – September 2021 Calendar of Events

Posted on:Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 @ 12:10 pm

Take a look at our exhibitions and programs here. This is subject to change.

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The WCMFA will be closed on Sunday, July 4.

Posted on:Tuesday, June 29th, 2021 @ 9:51 am

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The WCMFA will be closed on Tuesday, May 25.

Posted on:Thursday, May 6th, 2021 @ 4:30 pm

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