The Valentine offers a variety of educational programming and city tours for students and adults of all ages. A robust selection of awalking and bus tours as well as curated lectures are offered to the public. All programs and tours are led by trained Valentine teachers and tour guides. Staff members are constantly developing new programming, both on-site and on location.

Some programs and tours require reservations, some do not. Please check specific descriptions.  All programs and tours are led by trained Valentine teachers and tour guides. Staff members are constantly developing new programming, both on-site and on location. We welcome your feedback and look forward to seeing you soon.

School Programs for Teens

The following programs are offered by the Education Department for school groups during the 2016-2017 academic year. Reservations must be made in advance. All programs are compatible with the Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) requirements, and led by Valentine educators. Programs are 60 minutes in length and include student workbooks.

2016-2017 Student Programs and Tours (PDF).

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Tours for Teens

All tours are designed to support the Virginia Department of Education’s Standards of Learning, and all tour guides are well-trained and extremely comfortable working with diverse student populations. We also offer classroom-based School Programs, either at the Valentine or at your school. Choose one or more tours or design your own.

2016-2017 Student Programs and Tours Brochure (PDF)

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