The American Museum of Fly Fishing, Manchester

4.4
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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Mission Statement: 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. The Museum collects, preserves, exhibits, studies, and interprets the artifacts, art, and literature of the sport and uses these resources to engage, educate and benefit all.

Our vision is to capture and share the spirit and joy of fly fishing with the world and generations to follow.
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  • What an education we got seeing how the fly fishing rods and all the hundreds and hundreds of flies have developed over the years. All the work that goes into making them. It was a great...  more »
  • This is a really nice museum to see. It's not very big, but it shows a number of fly fishing rods, reels, and flies.  more »
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  • If your into fly fishing this is a must see! They have just finished redoing many of the exhibit areas and it is well done. Especially enjoyed the section on the presidents that spent their down time fly fishing. You can even see some of their rods and flies. Really cool! Cost is $5 per adult. We spent about 1 1/2 hours looking at the various exhibits and talking with the curators. You will also be greeted by the host lab tippet.
  • Very informative. Although it is on the smaller side (excluding the library), one can expect to be here for ~30 minutes to fully look at everything it has to offer.

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