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Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia

With a vibrant new exhibition featuring the works of four African-American contemporary artists, Petersburg's Walton Gallery marks a milestone. more

Mar 21, 2017 2:55 PM Galleries

You made it to the weekend! Your reward? Lobster rolls, so much brunch, pizza praise, new restaurants and a foodie kind of love. Heartwarming, for sure. more

Feb 10, 2017 2:06 PM Food News & Trends

Black History Museum Director Tasha Chamber's shares BHMVA’s 2017 programming plans and priorities. more

Feb 8, 2017 2:06 PM Galleries

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The artwork of internationally renowned artist/educator Murry DePillars is on exhibit at the Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia through June 3. more

Feb 7, 2017 10:11 AM Galleries

Some of Richmond's most brilliant minds converged at the second portion of the Unmasking series and examined how race filters into many aspects of the city's past and present. more

Jan 13, 2017 4:32 PM NEWS & FEATURES

The Afrikana Independent Film Festival and Feast RVA event series, Movies & Mimosas, encourages community engagement in the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. more

Jan 13, 2017 9:23 AM Datebook

It came, it saw, it conquered our stomachs. Photos and dispatches from one of the region's largest annual food festivals. more

Nov 22, 2016 4:44 PM Food News & Trends

Anne Holton joins former Virginia first ladies and current first lady Dorothy McAuliffe in urging support for Democrat Hillary Clinton. more

Oct 6, 2016 3:13 PM News

The Ward's revival: One of Richmond’s oldest neighborhoods is once again getting the respect it deserves more

May 18, 2016 2:04 PM NEWS & FEATURES

The Richmond Symphony's RVA East End Festival starts on a brassy note, the Black History Museum opens, the Friday Cheers concert series gets underway and "Big Stone Gap" comes to Ashland, plus First Fridays openings and more in this week's lineup. more

May 6, 2016 4:00 PM Arts

The Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia's long effort to renew the armory of the First Battalion Virginia Volunteers culminates in an opening weekend. more

May 3, 2016 5:14 PM Galleries

The long-awaited opening of the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia is finally set. more

Apr 6, 2016 10:00 AM News

Planned as a three-day festival in May, "Celebrate Jackson Ward: Past, Present and Future” aims to unify the community and bolster the historic neighborhood's resurgence through the power of art. more

Feb 25, 2016 6:05 PM Datebook

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Photo by John Henley

The anticipated late-January opening of the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia comes and goes. more

Feb 1, 2016 3:00 PM News

Richmonders want a physical site that recognizes the city’s long overlooked role in the domestic slave trade and its implications. But when and where will they finally receive it? more

Jan 26, 2016 12:29 PM Features

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Photo by John Henley

After an eight-month vacancy in its most prominent position, the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia has hired Tasha Chambers as its new director. more

Sep 30, 2015 4:15 PM News

Twenty-one years after the discovery of an old medical school well filled with the bones of men, women and children — most of them African-American — a descendant community grapples with how to right a wrong. more

Sep 8, 2015 3:01 PM Features 1 Comments

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