UPCOMING SIGNATURE EVENTS

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia
Nov 10, 2018 - Jan 5, 2020

TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia

This special yearlong exhibition explores captivating and little-known personal stories of women in Jamestown and the Virginia colony and their ...
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New Virginians: 1619-2019 and Beyond
Dec 10, 2018 - Dec 7, 2019

New Virginians: 1619-2019 and Beyond

Less than 50 years ago, only one in every 100 people living in Virginia had been born outside the United ...
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The Great Charter and the General Assembly: Founding a Legacy in 1619
Jan 25, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019

The Great Charter and the General Assembly: Founding a Legacy in 1619

The Great Charter and the General Assembly is an exhibition produced in two forms, including a wall panel exhibit to be ...
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Cosmologies from the Tree of Life: Art from the African American South
June 8, 2019 - Nov 17, 2019

Cosmologies from the Tree of Life: Art from the African American South

Timed to coincide with the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first Africans in Virginia in 1619, this special ...
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Determined: The 400-year Struggle for Black Equality
June 22, 2019 - Mar. 29, 2020

Determined: The 400-year Struggle for Black Equality

The Virginia Museum of History & Culture’s Determined exhibition explores the African American experience from the arrival of the first ...
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400th Anniversary of the First Representative Legislative Assembly
July 30, 2019

400th Anniversary of the First Representative Legislative Assembly

Join us as we commemorate the 400th anniversary of representative democracy in America.  Did you know that the Virginia General ...
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American Evolution Forum on the Future of Representative Democracy
Jul 30, 2019 - Aug 1, 2019

American Evolution Forum on the Future of Representative Democracy

Join us for a forum that will bring together representatives from democracies around the world in commemoration of the seeds ...
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African Arrival Commemoration and Fort Monroe Visitor & Education Center Dedication
August 23-25, 2019

African Arrival Commemoration and Fort Monroe Visitor & Education Center Dedication

Join American Evolution, Fort Monroe and the City of Hampton for 3 days of music, tours, and the grand opening ...
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Dance Theatre of Harlem Ballet-Blacksburg
September 13, 2019

Dance Theatre of Harlem Ballet-Blacksburg

Get your tickets for the Dance Theatre of Harlem ballet, commissioned by American Evolution and Virginia Arts Festival! Virginia Arts ...
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