Exhibits

  • May 11, 2017 to July 31, 2018

    This exhibit showcases William & Mary’s diverse athletic spaces and the use our athletes make of them. Selected photographs, artifacts, and publications from the University Archives illustrates this initial desire to promote "healthful and recreative physical activities," which over time developed into the modern, collegiate athletics program William & Mary knows today.

  • The Royal Charter is the founding document of the College of William and Mary, issued on 8 February 1693. It gives the purpose of the new College as well as listing the original Board of Visitors.

  • The President’s Collection of Art seeks to create an environment in which visual arts will flourish and enhance the quality of life at The College of William & Mary. It includes artwork created by students, faculty, and alumni.

  • The Botetourt Gallery hosts the original statue of Norborne Berkeley, Baron de Botetourt, Governor-General of Virginia as well as sculptures by Carl Roseberg.

  • When not in use for university functions such as Commencement, William & Mary regalia makes its home in Swem Library.

  • The sculptures of Carl Roseberg, as well as some paintings, are on display throughout Swem Library.

  • Special Collections is home to the papers of the late Warren E. Burger, Chief Justice of the United States.