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R.R. Smith Center for History & Art

20-22 New Street, Staunton, VA 24401
+1 540-885-2028
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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 3 weeks ago
Donald I
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Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Local art and history

I've seen some wonderful art exhibits but even more interesting to me have been the historical... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Mari B
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3 weeks ago
“If you are in town, nice place to see.”
9 Apr 2018
“Local art and history”
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20-22 New Street, Staunton, VA 24401
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+1 540-885-2028
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 10 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
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Reviewed 7 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
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Reviewed 17 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
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

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

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Reviewed 27 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
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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
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Reviewed 12 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
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Reviewed 21 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.

1  Thank rmorin49
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

The center always has wonderful items for sale. However, what I enjoy are the display they put on. Currently their is a display of 17th and 18th century maps with descriptions that is worth while for anyone who likes history or antiques.

1  Thank Putbrese
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