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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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  • 200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
  • (804) 340-1400

VMFA’s permanent collection encompasses more than 33,000 works of art spanning 5,000 years of world history. Its collections of Art Nouveau and Art Deco, English silver, Fabergé, and the art of South Asia are among the finest in the nation. With acclaimed holdings in American, British Sporting, Impressionist and Post-Impressionist, and Modern and Contemporary art – and additional strengths in African, Ancient, East Asian, and European – VMFA ranks as one of the top comprehensive art museums in the United States. Programs include educational activities and studio classes for all ages, plus lively after-hours events. VMFA’s Statewide Partnership program includes traveling exhibitions, artist and teacher workshops, and lectures across the Commonwealth. VMFA is open 365 days a year and general admission is always free. For additional information, telephone 804-340-1400 or visit

  • Attraction Fee: Admission to permanent collection galleries is always free. The cost for special exhibitions and programs varies. Members enjoy free admission to all exhibitions and discounts on programs.
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  • Attraction Hours: Open 365 days a year. Sat – Wed: 10 am – 5 pm Thu + Fri: 10 am – 9 pm
  • Parking: For a Fee
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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 6
  • Theatre Capacity: 472
  • Banquet Capacity: 300
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 1,500

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Leslie Creek Theatre X           472              
Reynolds Lecture Hall X           150              
Claiborne Robertson Room X               60     75      
Founder's Conference Room X               30          
Conference Room X               40          
Conference Room X               40          
Conference Room X               40          

King Lear

Through April 23, 2016
Venue: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Phone: 804-340-1405
Day: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location: Downtown
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Quill Theatre presents King Lear Starring Joe Inscoe in the title role, this epic, heart-rending of Shakespeare’s tragedies will rock our return to the VMFA’s Leslie Cheek Theater. Lear, the aging King of Britain, intends to divide his kingdom among his daughters and live out his remaining years untroubled. ... more »