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Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History

Danville Museum of Fine Arts and Hi...
CROWDRISE : Apr 30, 2015
Tax ID: 23-7125187
BASED: Danville, VA, United States


Danville Museum of Fine Arts...

Promote history and art

Now the Danville Museum of Fine Arts & History, our mission is to promote history and art in the Dan River Region of Virginia. Our vision is to the be the Dan River Region's leader for integrated awareness of history, culture, and community.

The Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History, established in 1974, is a non-profit educational organization whose mission is to promote art, history, and culture in the Dan River Region. Its Board of Directors’ vision is to be the Dan River Region’s leader for integrated awareness of history, culture, and community. Located on Main Street in the heart of Danville, Virginia with its beautiful Sutherlin Mansion and grounds, the Museum serves as a hub of learning and celebrations, connecting area colleges, medical campuses, schools, historic districts, and a thriving Downtown River District.

Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History is the primary fine arts and historical institution in the region and is valued as a major cultural resource for regional educators, artists, students, and researchers. The Museum collaborates with cultural organizations to promote and develop art education and programs for the general public, both residents and visitors.   Partnering organizations include the Garden Club of Virginia local chapters, Danville Historical Society, Danville Science Center, the Danville Art League, the city and county school systems, the City Parks and Recreation Department, Danville Community College, and Averett University. The Museum space serves as a social and networking meeting center for local businesses, families, and organizations, including space to exhibit their artwork and collections.   The Museum offers a variety of membership opportunities and is open to the public with a small admission fee, which is waived for regional residents on one Saturday and Sunday each month and during special events.

Tax ID: 23-7125187 •


Mending a Nation

Mending a Nation

Amount Raised:



4% Raised of $6,000 Goal