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R.R. Smith Center for History & Art

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Sweet little place and very nice spaces

Been there many times over the years for exhibits, meetings, presentations, displays, Wonderful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ShenVal04
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Staunton
If you are in town, nice place to see.

Stopped in to see what they had and they also had a nice World War 1 exhibit. Also had information... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Donald I
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Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
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20-22 New Street, Staunton, VA 24401
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been there many times over the years for exhibits, meetings, presentations, displays, Wonderful little place. Very nicely restored. Very clean. Very nice, clean restrooms. Changing exhibits about every 3 months. I do return as often as I can.

Thank ShenVal04
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Stopped in to see what they had and they also had a nice World War 1 exhibit. Also had information about the area and a research library on the third floor that I was able to use. Call before you go as they have strange...More

Thank Donald I
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I've seen some wonderful art exhibits but even more interesting to me have been the historical ones. I saw a life-time collection of quilts made by a single family-- that was a couple of years ago. This time I saw a display of WWI artifacts...More

Thank Mari B
Reviewed 6 November 2017

R.R. Smith Center for History & Art is located in the heart of historic downtown Staunton and is run by non-profit groups to promote arts and history of the county and the city of Staunton. It is located in an old historic downtown hotel and...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Definitely worth a visit. Art and history exhibits are free and well done. Art for Gifts is a great place to shop!

Thank dfb260
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This place has the most interesting exhibits, both historical and artistic, and is always worth a visit.

Thank quiettraveller41
Reviewed 26 August 2016

There was a botanical exhibit, with old pages of plants details from shortly after the printing press was invented, forward. It followed the major botanical artists and their work and contributions and was beautiful. Juxtaposition to this was Kaye Sweeney Lipscomb's work inspired by her...More

Thank Lori Z
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Interesting variety of art, including a great Botanical exhibit when I visited. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

Thank murraymonsters
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Have been to a number of gallery "openings" (even bought a painting), as well as attending a drawing class upstairs. Although on-street parking can be tight, there is a garage across the street. The staff are helpful and instructors, curators, and the public friendly and...More

Thank Bin_travelin_1
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We took a quick walk through the first floor of this facility. The second floor was not accessible due to a conference. There was a nice display of photographs by a local photographer and some nice wooden pieces of art on display.

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