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To tell the story of African Americans in Spotsylvania County

We Need Volunteers

Be a part of the rich history of Spotsylvania as a museum volunteer. Volunteers are needed to greet visitors and give tours.

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Hours & Location

The John J Wright Museum is located inside the former John J. Wright Consolidated School, 7565 Courthouse Road, and 2.5 miles south of Spotsylvania Courthouse.

If visiting during school hours, enter the main doors, proceed to the office and sign in. If visiting on Saturdays, enter and proceed directly to the museum.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday through Saturday. The museum is free and open to the public.



If you are interested in making a monetary donation or donating artifacts, photographs, documents, yearbooks, news articles, school programs, etc., please contact us.

We will scan, make copies and return original photographs and documents.