"In the Beginning, all America was Virginia."
William Byrd II
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Immerse yourself in Virginia's history by visiting one of our exhibitions.

 

The Story of Virginia

The Story of Virginia

The Story of Virginia
Patrick Henry Arguing Parson's Cause
the Story of Virginia

EXPERIENCE 16,000 years of history in 2 hours     OPEN Mon-Sun 10-5

This 10,500 square-foot exhibition interprets 16,000 years of Virginia history and features more than 500 artifacts, maps, letters, and diaries ranging from the earliest stone tools shaped by humans to a satellite built by high school students in 2013. Objects in the exhibition are supplemented by images from the Virginia Historical Society's collection, soundscapes, video, and digital and hands-on interactives.

Learn more about The Story of Virginia:

 

Explore the Story of Virginia: An American Experience

Due to the inclement weather, our galleries, museum shop, and research library will be closing at 1:00 pm today (Sunday, December 9, 2018).

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