Summer 2022 Teacher Workshops & Tours
Advance registration is required and space is limited. Click the date to learn more and register.
June 29 | 9 – 11 a.m. – Fall Line and Freedom Workshop
What does freedom mean today? What did it mean in Richmond in 1776? Explore how the establishment of a new nation impacted Richmonders.
July 12 | 9 a.m. – Noon – Ancients in the Neighborhood Walking Tour & Greek by Design Workshop
Explore Richmond architecture influenced by Egypt, Greece and Ancient Rome.
July 14 | 9 – 11 a.m. – Three Objects: One Story Workshop
Learn how the Valentine uses objects to tell stories about our community and how you can use this method in the classroom.
July 20 | 9 – 11 a.m. – James River & Canals Walking Tour
Explore the James River and learn about the development of Richmond’s canals in the early 19th century.
July 27 | 9 – 11 a.m. – Past, Present & Primary Sources Workshop
Learn how to utilize primary sources from the Valentine collection in your classroom and explore connections between seemingly different objects.
July 28 | 9 – 11 a.m. – Figures of Freedom Shockoe Bottom Walking Tour
Learn about the people that impacted freedoms in Virginia.
August 3 | 9 a.m. – Noon – Monument Avenue: Origins and Reverberations Augmented Reality Walking Tour
Using augmented reality glasses, join us for an innovative experience! See the monuments of the past and participate in a dialogue about the origins and future of this historic and infamous boulevard.