All memberships and annual giving donations directly support ongoing operations, programs and exhibitions of the Valentine. Through your generosity, we can continue our role as the only organization committed to the collection, preservation and interpretation of Richmond’s past, present and future.

Member Benefits

  • Free admission to the Valentine including Member Mondays this summer
  • Reciprocal admission to select national museums (click to view locations)
  • Free parking while visiting
  • Discounted walking and bus tours
  • Free admission to the Archives (by appointment)

Additional Benefits of Giving

  • Richmond History Circle ($150) and above members are listed in the Annual Report.
  • Centennial Circle ($500) and above members receive an invitation to an annual Centennial Circle Reception.
  • Director’s Circle ($1,000) and above members receive invitations to both the Centennial Circle Reception and the Spring Major Donor Reception and are listed on the donor wall in the Valentine Lobby.

Membership Levels

  • Senior, Student or Teacher – $25
  • Individual – $50
  • Family – $75
  • Richmond History Circle – $150
  • Court End Circle – $250
  • Centennial Circle – $500
  • Director’s Council – $1,000
  • Trustee’s Council – $2,500
  • Founder’s Council – $5,000
  • Wickham Society – $10,000

Note: if you are obtaining membership to receive a discount on tour tickets, you will be able to purchase your membership and member discounted tickets in the same transaction.

Gifts may also be mailed to

The Valentine
Attn: Development
1015 East Clay Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Feel free to contact our Development Team at (804) 649-0711, ext 325 with any questions.

All membership transactions are processed via TAM Retail. You will be redirected to the Valentine’s secure eTAM site when you click the button above.

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