Pandemic: Richmond Tour












Explore the Valentine’s temporary exhibition Pandemic: Richmond, and learn about the repeated storms of disease that have impacted the city’s history. During your visit you will also tour the Valentine’s core exhibition This is Richmond, Virginia and the 1812 Wickham House to discuss how sanitation, early treatments and inequality impacted access to healthcare in Richmond.

Pandemic: Richmond is on view through Feb 24, 2019.

Program Objectives: Students will discuss germ theory and use primary sources to examine healthcare throughout Richmond’s history.


Program Type: school program
Grade(s): 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6
SOL(s): VUS.1 a-g, BIO4 d-f