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Virginia War Memorial

The Virginia War Memorial’s new 18,000 square-foot Paul and Phyllis Galanti Education Center provides state-of-the-art meeting space overlooking the James River and downtown Richmond’s central business district. The venue can accommodate a variety of meeting needs, such as an intimate board meeting, a reception for several hundred or an outdoor amphitheater experience.

General
General
  • Hours (General Information): The Shrine of Memory and the Paul and Phyllis Galanti Education Center are open daily.
  • Parking:
    • Free
  • Attraction Fee: Free.
  • Handicapped Accessible:
  • Motorcoach Group Friendly:
  • Pet Friendly:
  • Student Friendly:
  • Attraction Hours: Weekdays & Saturdays: 9AM - 4PM, Sundays: 12PM - 4PM
  • Distance to Airport: 5 miles
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Description The Virginia War Memorial Educational Foundation is pleased to offer veteran service organizations, corporations, community groups, and other interested parties ideal space in the 18,00 square foot Paul and Phyllis Galanti Education Center on its grounds. Overlooking the James River valley and Richmond's central business district, the War Memorial provides a perfect location to host a variety of needs ranging from a board meeting of a handful participants to a reception of several hundred to a corporate event for about 3,000.
  • Largest Room 2100
  • Total Sq. Ft. 18000
  • Reception Capacity 2000
  • Space Notes Contact the Virginia War Memorial, (804) 786-2060, for more information.
  • Theatre Capacity 450
  • Banquet Capacity 120
  • Number of Rooms 6
  • Classroom Capacity 106
Grandy Lobby
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1500
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 150
VMI Alumni Hall of Honor
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1400
  • Theater Capacity: 160
  • Classroom Capacity: 75
  • Banquet Capacity: 64
  • Reception Capacity: 175
Schumann Conference Room
  • Banquet Capacity: 39
Undercroft Exhibit Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1100
  • Reception Capacity: 150
Ukrop Terrace
  • Banquet Capacity: 64
  • Reception Capacity: 100
Heilman Amphitheather
  • Theater Capacity: 450
  • Reception Capacity: 2000
Freedom Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2100
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 106
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Reception Capacity: 220
Richard S. Reynolds Theater
  • Theater Capacity: 70