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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Customs, Cultures, and Cuisine Festival
November 1-30, 2019

Customs, Cultures, and Cuisine Festival

Explore the 2019 Commemoration’s finale month and themes in this exclusive online publication. The Commonwealth of Virginia invites all Americans ...
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Pocahontas Reframed Storytellers Film Festival
November 21-24, 2019

Pocahontas Reframed Storytellers Film Festival

We invite you to share in 4 days of award-winning films to honor the contributions of Native Americans. The Pocahontas ...
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400th Commemorative Ceremony First Official English Thanksgiving
December 4, 2019

400th Commemorative Ceremony First Official English Thanksgiving

Join us in commemorating the 400th Anniversary of the First Official Thanksgiving in North America! Enjoy Thanksgiving-inspired public programming, free ...
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Emancipation Proclamation and Freedom Monument Dedication
Spring 2020

Emancipation Proclamation and Freedom Monument Dedication

Dedicated to the contributions of African American Virginians in the fight for freedom, the monument will feature a 12-foot bronze ...
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