Join us on Wednesdays this summer, starting June 27th, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., for Front Lawn Fun: Games from the Past. This free, family-friendly activity will feature outdoor games from yesteryear. Weather permitting, you'll find us on our front lawn along Boulevard stretching our legs and our minds.
Join us for this members-only bus trip to historic Surry County, where we will visit Bacon’s Castle, Chippoke’s Plantation, and Smith’s Fort Plantation, and enjoy lunch at Smithfield Station on the banks of the Pagan River.
Join us for this behind-the-scenes tour where we will learn about the life cycles of our material culture and get up close and personal with museum objects that you might also see in antique shops or at auction today.
On September 20 at 6:00 p.m., John M. Barry will deliver a lecture entitled "The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History." The lecture will be followed by a panel discussion with specialists from the VCU School of Medicine who will discuss the role they are playing today in the research, treatment, and prevention of infectious diseases.