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From hair to defense budgets, shoulder pads to tax cuts, the 1980s were BIG. The Eighties are remembered by many as a time of excess and extremes. The photographs from the Richmond Times-Dispatch were important when they appeared in the 1980s as evidence of news being reported at the time.Find out more »
The exhibition features more than 100 objects, multimedia presentations, and interactive experiences and focuses on WWI as a transformational event. Themes such as immigration and migration, racial conflict, women’s rights, labor struggles, challenges to civil liberties, and the meaning of citizenship are explored.Find out more »
The annual Teacher Open House celebrating their latest special exhibitions, WWI America and The Commonwealth and the Great War. Enjoy food and drinks, enter to win prizes, and learn more about educational initiatives at the VHS.Find out more »
Enjoy a group reading of a history-themed book and a craft activity.Find out more »
Examine the lives of Virginia Indians, the original explorers and founders who made Virginia a homeplace. This overview will present a timeline that stretches from the last Ice Age into the twenty-first century.Find out more »
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