Visiting the Musem

The Museum is free and open to the public.

Due to the graphic nature of the subject matter, it is recommended that children be in at least 6th grade before visiting.


Monday–Friday: 9:00am–5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 11:00am–5:00pm


The museum is closed on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Easter, First Day of Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve.

The VHM closes at 1:00pm the day before Thanksgiving.


The museum offers free off-street parking directly across from the museum on Cary Street.


2000 East Cary Street
Richmond, Virginia 23223

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