Museum District

The Museum District is a district in , . In 1993, after many years of work this neighborhood was recognized as a Federal and State Historic District.

Notable Places in the Area

The , or VMFA, is an art museum in , in the United States, which opened in 1936. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Historic site
is a tree-lined grassy mall dividing the eastbound and westbound traffic… Photo: Mentes, Public domain.

The , founded in 1831 as the Virginia Historical and Philosophical Society and headquartered in , is a major repository, research, and teaching center for Virginia history. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Movie theater
The is a cinema in the neighborhood of . Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a district in , . It is named because of the way the roads fan out to the west from N. Photo: Nisansapsali, Public domain.

is a historically black middle class neighborhood located within the of .

is a 20th-century neighborhood in , of primarily Colonial Revival design.

Museum District

37.5576° or 37° 33' 27.4" north
-77.48° or 77° 28' 47.9" west
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2588602118
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: West of the Boulevard
  • English: Museum District, Richmond, Virginia
  • English: West of the Boulevard

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