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Sneak Peek: Museum District Murals Tour and Fresh Paint with VMHC

April 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Join us for a special sneak peek of our new Museums, Murals, Monuments: Museum District Walking Tour, and view the Virginia Museum of History and Culture’s Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia exhibition before it closes on April 21st!

Home to some of the city’s most beloved cultural hubs, Richmond’s Museum District is a neighborhood that can claim 22 sites on the National Register of Historic Places, multiple museums, and a growing collection of murals and monuments. On this tour we will explore how public art, public spaces and public museums have told the story of our city for over 150 years. Participants will meet at 2:00 for a 90-minute walking tour of the Museum District and end the tour at The Virginia Museum of History & Culture, where participants will have the chance to explore Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia, or save their ticket for a future visit!

Reservations required.

Price: $10 for VMHC and Valentine Members, $20 for nonmembers
Length: 2 hours
Meeting place: The Virginia Museum of History and Culture, 428 North Boulevard
Parking: On-street Parking or VMHC parking lot

Tour Notes

  • Reservations required.
  • Valentine walking tours are typically between 1-2 miles in length. We recommend you wear comfortable walking shoes and bring water.
  • Accessibility- People of all abilities are encouraged to join us for tours. If you have accessibility challenges or need accommodation, please let us know in advance.

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Event Type
Family, Tour, Adult Program
Tour Type
Walking
Featured Area
City
Time of Day
Afternoon