Visit the Valentine!
While we encourage guests to wear masks
and we continue to observe social distancing guidelines,
pre-registration has been lifted and we have
returned to general admission.
Breathing Places: Parks & Recreation in Richmond
explores the design, use and change of Richmond’s
carefully crafted parks, recreation areas and natural
spaces and their effect on the region’s residents today.
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
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.
Richmond History Tours!
The summer tour season is in full swing!
There is no better way to discover Richmond stories than
by exploring the sites, scenes and secrets with an expert guide.