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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“Voices from the Garden” Women’s Monument Dedication Event
October 14, 2019

“Voices from the Garden” Women’s Monument Dedication Event

Honor 400 years of women at the dedication ceremony of the Women’s Monument. The first-in-the-nation monument dedicated to women on ...
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Women's Achieve Summit
October 15, 2019

Women’s Achieve Summit

Be a part of a multi-faceted, interactive event to honor women 400 years ago, today and in the future. The ...
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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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Sampling the Centuries: Virginia’s Food Firsts
November 2

Sampling the Centuries: Virginia’s Food Firsts

Travel through four centuries of Virginia’s food history! The 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution has partnered with Richmond's Fire, Flour & ...
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