Visit the Valentine!
While masks are still required and we continue to observe
social distancing guidelines, pre-registration has been lifted
and we are returning to general admission.
Hear Their Voices
Featuring oral histories and powerful black-and-white portraits,
this exhibition offers a nuanced look at the HIV/AIDS crisis
through the stories of survivors, caregivers, activists and
health care workers on the front lines.
Edith Shelton's Richmond Revisited
Following our popular 2015 exhibition, you can see a new selection of images from this prolific amateur
photographer who documented Richmond's historic neighborhoods.
Access our digital resources, including videos
workbooks, past exhibitions, new programs
Calling All Students
As our community weathers the COVID-19 pandemic, the Valentine wants to hear
from you! The stories from kids today will tell future generations about this unique
moment in our history. Learn more and submit your own story below.
Visit the Valentine Store!
Featuring many local artisans, you will find a carefully curated collection of
books, jewelry, home accessories, notecards, children’s items and so much more.
We offer multiple beautiful rental spaces to
accommodate a variety of needs, from meetings to
weddings to private events.