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Beyond the Edge of the Sea

Beyond the Edge of the Sea exhibit at the ...

Venue: Virginia Living ... Date: 11/23/2014 and additional dates Location: Newport News
Beyond the Edge of the Sea

Explore the diversity of life deep in the ocean’s wilderness in “Beyond the Edge of the Sea.” The exhibit highlights work by scie... More Info

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Brownsburg Museum Exhibit: “Valley of Virginia, A ...

Venue: Brownsburg Museum Date: 11/23/2014 and additional dates Location: Brownsburg

Celebrate the sesquicenntenial of the American Civil War at the Brownsburge Museum. The exhibit "Valley of Virginia: A Community's Civil War Story,... More Info

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"The Legacy of Yorktown: Virginia Beckons" exhibit at the Yorktown Victory Center

The Legacy of Yorktown: Virginia Beckons

Venue: Yorktown Victory ... Date: 01/01/2014 - 12/31/2014 Location: Yorktown
"The Legacy of Yorktown: Virginia Beckons" exhibit at the Yorktown Victory Center

This Yorktown Victory Center exhibition examines how people from many different cultures, those in Virginia before the 1607 founding of Jamest... More Info

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Living Green at the Virginia Living Museum

Living Green

Venue: Virginia Living ... Date: 01/02/2014 - 12/31/2014 and additional dates Location: Newport News
Living Green at the Virginia Living Museum

Living Green exhibit and Conservation Garden demonstrate up close and hands-on how to use less energy, produce less waste, and be kinder to Mother ... More Info

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Mourning Dress

The War Comes Home

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 01/01/2014 - 12/31/2014 Location: Richmond
Mourning Dress

How did the war affect the southern people? How did it alter daily life and accustomed roles and responsibilities? How did people cope with shortag... More Info

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Prosthetic Arm

Knickknackery: Curiosities from the Museum's ...

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 01/01/2014 - 12/31/2014 Location: Richmond
Prosthetic Arm

The Museum of the Confederacy’s collections are rich with objects that are visually interesting, have unique stories associated with them, or... More Info

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Colors of the Gray: Consecration and Controversy

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 05/22/2014 - 12/31/2014 Location: Richmond

Think you know the whole story of the Confederate flag? Guess again. The flag everyone recognizes was only one battle flag out of many—so ho... More Info

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The Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art: 'A ...

Venue: Maier Museum of Art ... Date: 09/12/2014 - 12/14/2014 Location: Lynchburg

The 103rd Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art: A Menagerie of Metaphors features artists who present a wide range of responses to the an... More Info

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Thomas Day Furniture

Venue: Danville Museum of ... Date: 06/01/2013 - 12/31/2014 Location: Danville

Thomas Day (b. 1801 - d. 1861) was a free black cabinet and furniture maker whose shop was in Milton, N.C., a short distance from Danville, VA.&nbs... More Info

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Boost! at the Science Museum of Virginia

Venue: Science Museum of ... Date: 06/22/2013 - 03/02/2016 Location: Richmond

The Science Museum of Virginia invites you to Boost! your creativity, flexibility, memory, strength (well, you get the picture) in... More Info

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Gardens & Groves: George Washington's Landscape ...

Venue: George Washington's ... Date: 02/22/2014 - 01/10/2016 Location: Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon invites visitors to explore George Washington’s design for the grounds of his estate, highlighting the first president’s ... More Info

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A Young Nation Stands: James Madison & the War ...

Venue: James Madison's ... Date: 01/01/2014 - 12/31/2014 Location: Montpelier Station

Currently on display in the south wing of the Montpelier mansion is A Young Nation Stands: James Madison and the War of 1812. The exhibit ... More Info

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archaeology tools

What's Under Your Feet? A new Archaeology Exhibit

Venue: The Manassas Museum Date: 10/24/2014 - 02/15/2015 Location: Manassas
archaeology tools

A new Manassas Museum exhibit shows how archaeology can help tell stories associated with local historic sites. The exhibit features artifacts from... More Info

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Manassas artist

Views of Manassas Exhibit

Venue: The Manassas Museum Date: 09/25/2014 - 12/31/2014 Location: Manassas
Manassas artist

View the work of local artists in the Manassas Museum gallery. ... More Info

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When Johnny Came Marching Home: Veterans in the ...

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 03/08/2014 - 04/01/2015 Location: Appomattox

Approximately 30% percent of the estimated 900,000 men who served in the Confederate army died in service; the other 70% returned home to their fam... More Info

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Stewards of the Sea

Venue: Nauticus Date: 03/13/2014 - 03/13/2019 Location: Norfolk

In partnership with the Hampton Roads Naval Museum and Nauticus, U.S. Fleet Forces Command has created Stewards of the Sea: Defending Freedom, Prot... More Info

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The Art of the Quilt at Piedmont Arts

Venue: Piedmont Arts Date: 11/22/2014 - 01/24/2015 Location: Martinsville

For the ninth year, over 40 quilt artists from across the Southeast will exhibit work in this biennial invitational exhibition, curated by master q... More Info

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Cavaliers of Nowhere

Venue: William King Museum ... Date: 09/05/2014 - 01/18/2015 Location: Abingdon

This two-person exhibition connects contemporary photographers Tammy Mercure of Nasheville, Tennessee and Dawn Roe of Asheville, North Carolina. Me... More Info

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