Originals of all records presented on the Historic Court Records website are available for research at the Fredericksburg Circuit Court Archives located in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Photocopies of the records may be ordered by mail.
The Fredericksburg Circuit Court Archives, located at 701 Princess Anne St. (Suite 100), Fredericksburg, Virginia, is available for research at the following times:
Monday through Friday:
8:30 a.m. to 12 noon
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Archives is closed on weekends and all federal and state holidays.
Access to Archive records is guaranteed THROUGH CONFIRMED APPOINTMENT ONLY. Appointments can be made by calling 540-361-4098.
Historic document retrieval will be provided by Archive personnel ONLY. Limited staffing occasionally leaves our office without personnel to assist patrons. In this event, document retrieval will not be available. Visits without confirmation may result in a wasted trip. ALWAYS CALL FIRST!
Cell phones, computers, recording devices, cameras, etc. are prohibited in the new court facility and, subsequently, in the Archives.
Public parking is available in the Sophia Street Parking Garage (enter the garage from Wolfe Street). The first three hours of parking in the garage are free.
Public parking may also be available on nearby streets (usually with a 2 hour limit) and in city parking lots located along the river about 3 blocks from the Archives.
Disclaimer: Data provided by the Fredericksburg Circuit Court Archives in Historic Court Records is not official and is for genealogical and historical research purposes only. All data contained herein should be verified by obtaining a copy of the original record.