Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 2, 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 2 Map

Guide Name: Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 2
Guide Location: USA » Richmond (See other walking tours in Richmond)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.2 km
Author: damon
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Gallery 5

1) Gallery 5

Gallery5 is a community-oriented, socially motivated art gallery and performing arts center. This gallery does a good job of attracting members of the public to its exhibitions through numerous campaigns, educational workshops, public art collectives and grassroots programs. Gallery5 has also received both national and international attention for its past exhibitions, which are staged in its modern gallery space in Richmond’s historic Jackson Ward district.

Operation hours: Wednesday -...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Visual Art Studio

2) Visual Art Studio

The Visual Art Studio is a contemporary art gallery in downtown Richmond that offers a tantalizing mix of artworks by rising and nationally-recognized artists. The phenomenal talent on display here makes this gallery a real treat for art lovers.

Operation hours: Wednesday - Friday: 12 pm – 3 pm; 4 pm – 6 pm; Saturday: 12 pm – 3...   view more
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ADA Gallery

3) ADA Gallery

The ADA Gallery is another top contemporary art gallery in downtown Richmond. Founded in 2003, it has hosted lots of great exhibitions. The fine-tuned, relaxing environment of this gallery makes browsing the talented works on display a true pleasure.

Operation hours: Thursday - Saturday: 12 pm – 5...   view more
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Quirk Gallery

4) Quirk Gallery

The Quirk Gallery is Richmond’s center for ground-breaking artworks by both local artists and big names in contemporary art. Be sure to visit the gallery’s stylish art store, where you can choose from a selection of unique artistic home decorations that will really make your home complete.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 10 am – 5 pm; Saturday: 11 am – 4...   view more
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1708 Gallery

5) 1708 Gallery

Founded by a group of artists in 1978, the 1708 Gallery is one of the oldest non-profit, artist-run galleries in the United States. Its main goal lies in promoting the appreciation of new artists and aiding the evolution of their works.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Friday: 11 am – 5 pm; Saturday: 11 am – 4...   view more
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Anderson Gallery

6) Anderson Gallery

The VCU School of the Arts is an exhibition space of more than 30 years’ standing. It’s considered one of the top art spaces in the southeastern US. As well as high-quality displays of works by big name artists, this center is also involved in catalog publishing and program presentations on the latest trends in art and design.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Sunday: 10 am – 5...   view more

Walking Tours in Richmond, Virginia

Create Your Own Walk in Richmond

Create Your Own Walk in Richmond

Creating your own self-guided walk in Richmond is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Richmond Specialty Shopping Tour

Richmond Specialty Shopping Tour

The historic district of Carytown is Richmond’s premier shopping area. Here you can find many different high-quality specialty shops as well as top restaurants. Take our Carytown Shopping Tour to find the best shopping spots in this part of town.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 km
Richmond Museums Tour

Richmond Museums Tour

Richmond is one of the best places in the state of Virginia to find fascinating museums. The Science Museum of Virginia is based here, as well as the Virginia Historical Society, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Museum of the Confederacy. Take this tour to learn all about the history of the city and see some excellent exhibitions.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 8.2 km
Richmond Cultural Tour

Richmond Cultural Tour

Richmond is famous for its many architectural and historical landmarks, but it is also a vibrant center for the arts. Take our Cultural Tour to discover the wide variety of theaters, opera houses and other cultural venues that make up the Richmond arts landscape.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 km
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
Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 1

Richmond Art Galleries Tour Part 1

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: 0.6 km
Richmond Civil War Trail

Richmond Civil War Trail

One of the most fascinating aspects of Richmond is its glorious past as the Confederacy's capital. If you are a history buff you’ll love taking this unique tour, which includes all the main sites in the city associated with the American Civil War.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 km