The Reeves Center

Reeves Center
204 West Washington Street
Lexington, VA 24450
Region Shenandoah Valley
Locality Lexington City
Phone: (540) 458-8034
Curator, Ron Fuchs II
Collection Highlights

The Reeves Center displays Washington and Lee's ceramics collection, which spans over 4,000 years of human history. The collection includes ceramics from Asia, Europe and America, and is especially rich in Chinese export porcelain made for the American and European markets between 1600 and 1900.

The Reeves Center is located in an 1842 house and in the Watson Pavilion on the historic campus of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. In addition to the ceramics collection, the Reeves Center houses the paintings of Louise Herreshoff Reeves (1876-1967) and a Japanese tea room (visit the tearoom website at

Free! Open Mon-Fri: 9am - 4pm

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Last Updated: 4/13/2012 1:48 PM
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