Discover Charles Peale Polk's painting of George Washington.
Start your journey through the Virginia Historical Society's exhibitions. Our second special exhibition, The Art of Seating: 200 Years of American Design, opens February 20, 2016. Purchase your tickets now for this special exhibition.
Our signature exhibition is The Story of Virginia, and features objects that will help guide the visitor through more than 16,000 years of Virginia history from prehistoric times to the present. Other long-term exhibitions include Changing Styles: 300 Years of Virginia Art and Design, Landscapes of Virginia, The Memorial Military Murals by Charles Hoffbauer, and Charles Hoffbauer: "Painter of Historical Murals."
Virginia Voices, a forty-minute film made up of crowdsourced video recorded and submitted by regular citizens, is now playing daily in the Robins Family Forum. Explore Virginia's past today by visiting the Virginia Historical Society today.