MADE in CHURCH HILL2015 Community ConversationsThis is Richmond, VirginiaThe 1812 John Wickham House


January 22 - June 28, 2015

A collaborative exhibition involving a variety of local cultural and educational institutions brings to light the history and current challenges facing Church Hill from the perspective of its residents.

2015 Community Conversations

The Valentine collaborates with Richmond Magazine, TMI Consulting Inc. and HOME to present this year's Community Conversations series, conceived to engage the community in a dialogue about the region’s past and how that past can positively shape our collective future. Join us for the 2015 series of discussions and tours!

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This is Richmond, Virginia

A new exhibition in a new space!

The 1812 John Wickham House

The 1812 John Wickham House is a spectacular example of 19th century Federal architecture and displays some of the country's finest examples of interior decorative painting.

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The largest and finest collection of primary source material for researching and interpreting the history of Richmond.

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The Valentine has been collecting, preserving and interpreting Richmond, Virginia's stories for more than a century. Located in the heart of historic downtown, the Valentine is a place for residents and tourists to discover the diverse stories that tell the history of this important region.

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Check out our blog for updates and a behind the scenes look into our collection and what's happening at the museum.  Don't forget to interact with us via social media as well!

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Take a Tour!

Walking Tours

Richmond History Tours offer more than 340 opportunities to tour Richmond on foot, by bus or with your dog. Led by master guides, these tours are the best way to experience the city’s past, present and future.

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