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The American Museum of Fly Fishing is the steward of the history, traditions, and practices of the sport of fly fishing and promotes the conservation of its waters. We invite you to explore our collections, exhibits, and articles below.

5000

Flies

1200

Reels

1400

Rods

700

Prints & Paintings

Exhibitions On Display


We strive to create insightful and interesting exhibitions that will appeal to a broad audience of fly fishers, outdoor enthusiasts, and history buffs. We maintain a changing exhibition program in our Leigh H. Perkins Gallery so that our visitors learn more each year about the rich history of fly fishing.

A man standing in a mountain stream maneuvers his catch into his net.

Reflections: The Angler and Nature in Art

Immerse yourself in the angler’s experience and explore the ways sporting art has chronicled the ever-changing connections with nature shared by…

Leigh Perkins standing in the Battenkill.

Leigh H. Perkins

Honoring the life and legacy of a founding trustee.

Trout & Salmon. Gray's Sporting Journal. Volume one, issue 2. Spring 1976,

Gray’s Sporting Journal

A look at the art and artists that have appeared on the cover over the years.

On Turbulence & Flow

The Fly-Fishing–Inspired Artwork of Val Kropiwnicki.

A painting of a Brook Trout.

Smoke Signals: Cigarette Cards from the 19th and 20th Centuries

A colorful collectible takes center stage.