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this is a great museum I visited in June 2018 it is located on Clary street but look closely as the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daniel W
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Reisterstown, Maryland
Scott’s Addition Insiders’ Walking Tour

Fantastic tour! Very educational and I especially liked meeting the folks at the Triangle Theater... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2018
timothyakuhn
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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For more than a century, the Valentine has celebrated one of America's most historic cities with exhibitions, educational programs,city tours, extensive collections and archives, and the restoration of the 1812 Wickham House. Enjoy lunch in the...more
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1015 E Clay St, Richmond, VA 23219-1527
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a great museum I visited in June 2018 it is located on Clary street but look closely as the entrance is small and you may miss it the admission fee is $10 is well worth it and includes both the Valentine Museum and...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited as part of a tour group but the overall impression was that the museum lacked any real "punch" in terms of it's exhibits. Maybe I'm over critical & that the Valentine offers a lot more to Richmond than I saw but the from a...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Fantastic tour! Very educational and I especially liked meeting the folks at the Triangle Theater, the Dancing Man building, and Blue Bee Cider. Doug Camp was so knowledgeable about Scott's Addition and really made the neighborhood come alive. I wish the tour could have lasted...More

Thank timothyakuhn
Reviewed May 19, 2018

On May 18, two friends and I visited The Valentine and were fascinated to find not just a museum focused on Richmond history but an excellently restored large house which once housed an important Richmond family consisting of two parents with 19 children! In addition...More

Thank bjkirks
Reviewed May 16, 2018

What a lovely place to spend an hour or two on a rainy afternoon! We loved the space and the creative way the history of Richmond was displayed. The additional complimentary tour of the Wickham-Valentine home accessed through the "secret" door was a treat. Our...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

This is so worth visiting and a definite recommendation. Great, informative, well done displays in the museum. Guided tour of the Wickham/Valentine home is awesome. Some original furnishings and artifacts. Others are period pieces. Rooms beautifully restored with noteworthy architectural details.

Thank Charlene F
Reviewed March 15, 2018

This museum concentrates on Richmond history, including a number of pieces collected by the Valentine family during the 19th century. Many of the most interesting pieces are small personal items once owned by Richmond and Virginia citizens. The staff is quite nice, and the museum...More

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Really nice if compact display, tells a lot of Richmond's story, with some nice side displays on jazz. The cellar was unexpectedly nice as a space to explore. Also, the sculpture display was very educational. Reasonable $5 fee, and free parking, quite cool for a...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed February 7, 2018

If you want to know about Richmond history, this place is for you. Exhibits were engaging and wide-ranging. I loved the city map on the floor in one of the first floor galleries. My favorite was a fashion exhibit...of very unusual fashion. The tour of...More

Thank jct263
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Granted we were there in mid January, but the house is amazing and our guide was great. She was an art history major and that added greatly to the tour. The house is a great example of showing off your wealth.

Thank Paul B
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Admission is $10 per person and $8 for Seniors and Students Military and Children are FREE. We also have various discounts available such as AAA, etc.
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