Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 1 (Self Guided), Richmond

Richmond is one of best cities in this part of the United States for art, with a large number of quality galleries in the city. You can see fascinating artworks by nationally and internationally famous artists here, as well as browse paintings for purchase at commercial galleries. Take our two-part tour to see the best art galleries in the city.
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Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 1 Map

Guide Name: Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 1
Guide Location: USA » Richmond (See other walking tours in Richmond)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.6 Km or 0.4 Miles
Author: damon
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Visual Arts Center of Richmond

1) Visual Arts Center of Richmond

The Visual Arts Center is considered to be one of Virginia's most prominent cultural sites. Its story goes back to 1963, when it first opened as the Hand Workshop. The venue is a gathering place for craft artists to work, exhibit and teach art classes.

Operation hours: Monday – Sunday: 9 am – 9 pm.
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Page Bond Gallery

2) Page Bond Gallery

Founded in 1999, the Page Bond Gallery focuses primarily on modern art. Its exhibits feature a broad variety of artworks by both rising and established artists.

Operation hours: Monday -Friday: 10 am – 5 pm or by appointment.
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Glavé Kocen Gallery

3) Glavé Kocen Gallery

The Glavé Kocen Gallery is easy to find, as it’s situated nearby the Virginia Museum of Fina Arts. As well as offering various exhibitions of contemporary art, this gallery is also the provider of studio space to 30 artists, including some well-known names.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 12 pm – 4 pm.
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Reynolds Gallery

4) Reynolds Gallery

Beverly Reynolds is an art collector who has created the Reynolds Gallery to showcase her considerable store of modern artworks. The exhibits include many top quality pieces from far and wide. Reynolds’ gallery benefits greatly from her strong links with Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of the Arts as well as several New York-based galleries.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am — 5 pm
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Uptown Gallery

5) Uptown Gallery

The Uptown Gallery is a great place to visit if you are interested in the artist behind the artwork. Here all the staff are artists themselves, and you can meet the author of any work featured in the gallery that grabs your eye.

Operation hours: Wednesday - Friday: 11 am - 5 pm; Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm.

Walking Tours in Richmond, Virginia

Create Your Own Walk in Richmond

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Richmond Places of Worship Tour Part 1

Richmond Places of Worship Tour Part 1

Due to its past as an English colony, Richmond has a number of notable Anglican and Episcopal churches dotted around the city. Take our two-part tour to discover these beautiful buildings as well as many other places of worship in the city of Richmond.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.7 Km or 2.9 Miles
Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 2

Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 2

Richmond is one of best cities in this part of the United States for art, with a large number of quality galleries in the city. You can see fascinating artworks by nationally and internationally famous artists here, as well as browse paintings for purchase at commercial galleries. Take our two-part tour to see the best art galleries in the city.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.4 Km or 0.9 Miles
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Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 8.7 Km or 5.4 Miles
Richmond Places of Worship Tour Part 2

Richmond Places of Worship Tour Part 2

Due to its past as an English colony, Richmond has a number of notable Anglican and Episcopal churches dotted around the city. Take our two-part tour to discover these beautiful buildings as well as many other places of worship in Richmond.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 Km or 1.6 Miles
Richmond City Orientation Tour

Richmond City Orientation Tour

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Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.8 Km or 3.6 Miles
Richmond Civil War Trail

Richmond Civil War Trail

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 Km or 2.1 Miles