Hampton Arts Commission in Hampton, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Hampton Center for Arts and Humanities in Hampton, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Art, History, University
The museum features over 9,000 objects including traditional African, Native American, Asian & Pacific Island art, fine arts, and objects relating to the University's history.
The center is a full service visual arts center offering classes for all ages in a variety of media and low cost studio space to artists. Exhibitions include works by established and emerging artists. The Hand Workshop sponsors the annual Craft and Design Show each November.
Art, Culture, History, Historic House
The Tavern is listed on the Virginia Landmarks Register and the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Hanover Courthouse Historic District. The District includes the Courthouse (1735 and listed separately as a National Landmark), old jail (1830s), clerk's office (early 19th Century), and the tavern. This set of buildings is a rare surviving example of the county governmental complex once common in Virginia.
Archaeology, Art, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military, Specialized
"Invincible Spirit: History in the Heart of the Shenandoah " tells the history of Rockingham County and Harrisonburg from pre-Columbus times through the present. Here, you can learn which Native American groups utilized the Valley, understand the local impact of our nation's wars, explore a pioneer toolshed, discover what industries fed the pre-Civil War economy, and appreciate the new diversity of our community.
Art, Botanical Garden, History, Historic House, Nature Centers, Park
A fine arts museum housed in Tudor style home on 13 acres along the Lafayette River. The Hermitage Foundation Museum is truly a celebration of the arts. Some of the works include Italian and French textiles and laces, English and European ceramics and paintings, hand painted glass from Germany, ivory carvings, Persian rugs, and ritual bronzes and ceramic tomb figures from China.
Hollins has majors and minors in art history, studio art, and film and photography. The art history major studies works of art in their social, political, intellectual, and cultural contexts. Students learn to think, read, and write critically about art and to be astute interpreters of visual culture.The gallery offers seven exhibitions per year featuring the work of regionally and nationally renowned artists.
The gallery is dedicated to the exhibition of contemporary work in all media by regionally and nationally recognized artists.