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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 ... 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 ... 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, ... 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 ... More Info

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October Oddities

October Oddities

Venue: Lewis Ginter ... Date: 10/01/2014 - 10/31/2014 Location: Richmond
October Oddities

This October, refresh your “garden spirit” at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden with displays and activities for all ages. 

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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 ... 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, ... 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) ... More Info

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Spotlight Exhibition: Gari Melchers’ La Brabanconne

Spotlight Exhibition: Gari Melchers’ La ...

Venue: Gari Melchers Home ... Date: 04/01/2014 - 11/02/2014 Location: Fredericksburg
Spotlight Exhibition: Gari Melchers’ La Brabanconne

On loan from the Annmary Brown Memorial Collection, Brown University is the beautiful, full length image of the artist's wife Corinne ... 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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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.

 

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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 ... 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, ... More Info

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Pulled, Pressed and Screened: Important American ...

Venue: Piedmont Arts Date: 09/13/2014 - 11/08/2014 Location: Martinsville

This exhibition of 50 American prints surveys the activities of artists who put designs on paper during an exciting 50-year period from the 1930s ... 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. ... More Info

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Art and Country

Venue: Kluge-Ruhe ... Date: 05/30/2014 - 06/30/2015 Location: Charlottesville

Art and Country is a diverse selection of thirty-four works on canvas, paper and eucalyptus bark drawn from the Kluge-Ruhe’s permanent ... More Info

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Experience The James: Lynchburg's Pathway to the ...

Venue: Lynchburg Museum at ... Date: 06/06/2014 - 12/31/2015 Location: Lynchburg

The exhibit will occupy much of the Museum's gallery space and tie in with existing exhibits which already have river-related themes. Objects on ... More Info

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