LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY ART DEPARTMENT

 

 

TOURS

 

 

Reservation Form

Scheduling

Reservation

Group Size

Faculty Attendance

 

Cancellations

 

Admission

Entrance

Visit Preparation

Lunch

 

Questions?
Contact Emily Gresham, Curator of Education at 434 395-2648 or at greshamea at longwood.edu

 

 

Scheduling
Reservations are required. Please click on tour reservations and complete the form. Please indicate any special needs your students may have. Reservations must be sent no less than 2 weeks in advance.
Tours are available Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Special exceptions may be made. Please inquire.

Tours are not available on State, Federal, and Longwood University holidays.
These dates include:
New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King Day
Longwood University Spring and Fall Breaks
Memorial Day and Labor Day
Independence Day
Thanksgiving holiday (Wednesday through Sunday)
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

 

 

 

 

 

Reservations Are Also Accepted Via Mail
LCVA
Curator of Education
129 North Main Street
Farmville, VA 23901
Fax: 434-392-6441

A tour confirmation will be mailed 1-2 weeks after receipt of reservation. If we are unable to accommodate your group you will be contacted immediately.

 

 

Group Size
Groups are limited to 45 per hour. Groups will be spilt into smaller groups of 15-20 to insure an effective teaching environment is maintained during the visit. Faculty should plan on attending with their class.

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Faculty Attendance
Faculty members or their student assistant must accompany tours.

 

 

Cancellations
Please check your syllabus for test dates, holidays, special activities, etc. before scheduling your tour. If you must cancel a tour, please call 434-395-2648 immediately so that volunteer docents assigned to your group may be notified.

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Admission
Tours are offered for free.

 

 

Entrance
Enter only at the LCVA main entrance on the corner of Third and Main Streets in downtown Farmville. There is limited public parking adjacent to the LCVA. Please pay particular attention to signs designated as restricted parking. Metered parking is available on Main Street. Some free parking is available in the municipal parking behind the courthouse across the street from LCVA.

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Visit Preparation
Prepare your students to look at and discuss works of art prior to your visit. Please discuss your students’ educational needs with the LCVA museum educator prior to your visit to ensure that educational objectives are met during the visit. The LCVA enjoys designing tours to fit every course.


 

Lunch
The LCVA does not have facilities for providing lunches or space to accommodate dining. However, Longwood University does have a dining hall and reservations can be made by calling 434-395-2072. Groups are also welcome to eat sack lunches on Brock Commons, an outdoor, park-like setting on the Longwood University campus.

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Longwood Center for the Visual Arts 129 North Main Street Farmville VA 23901 434 395 2206