Virginia Historical Society-Richmond

Virginia Historical Society-Richmond

The Virginia Historical Society in Richmond, VA holds the state's pre-eminent collection of manuscripts and objects telling the story of Virginia. By collecting, preserving, interpreting, and sharing our history we link past with present to inspire future generations.


  • FREE for members and student groups
  • Adults: $10
  • Seniors (65+): $8
  • Youth (6 – 17): $5
  • Adult Groups (10 or more): not currently available*
  • Active Military and Veterans: $8


The VMHC is currently closed for construction as we make strides to bring you a reimagined VMHC. The museum will remain closed to guests through early April 2021, but we will continue to offer a robust variety of virtual events and digital programs. Learn more about our dramatic renovation and expansion project and follow our progress.


428 N Arthur Ashe Boulevard
Richmond, VA, 23220