FREE SHIPPING this December when you order online!

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We love our friends and family!

The Virginia Shop’s Friends and Family Open House

Friday, December 6
2:00 – 7:00 PM
Library of Virginia – 800 E. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219

We’re celebrating our friends and family this holiday season with some outrageous deals in the Virginia Shop at the Library of Virginia on December 6.  Tons of holiday and regular merchandise will be marked down up to 70% off the original price and any full-priced items will be 10% off.  We’ll also provide a sampling of our favorite Virginia Finest foods, tastings of Virginia wines and the chance to mingle with some special guests!

Authors in attendance include Adriana Trigiani, Dean King, Meg Medina, Bill Lohmann & Bob Brown, Anne Westrick, Marc Leepson, Mary Miley Theobald, Kathryn Starke and Gigi Amateau.

As a bonus to our Semper Virginia Society members, we’re extending 20% off all full-priced merchandise in the Library store through the month of December. Or, join as a new or renewing member and receive a whopping 30% off your entire purchase of full-priced merchandise! Visit us online at to become a member of the Library of Virginia Foundation!

Can’t make it to Virginia for the festivities? Enjoy FREE SHIPPING on all items ordered in December from our online store —


It’s Shoppers Fair Time!

Once again, Richmond museums come together for the 19th annual HOLIDAY SHOPPERS FAIR. This three-day shopping experience features 14 museum gift shops at one location.

Check out a selection of historical/unique/clever/beautiful
products from stores such as:
Agecroft Hall
American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar
museumshopslogoBeth Ahabah Museum & Archives
Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
Library of Virginia (that’s us!)
Preservation Virginia
Richmond Railroad Museum
Science Museum of Virginia
State Capitol Shop
The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
The Poe Museum
Virginia Historical Society
Virginia Holocaust Museum
Virginia War Memorial

Come out and support our city’s museums (and finish some holiday shopping in the process). This year, we will be at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen (2880 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060).


If you are a member of a Richmond museum, you should definitely swing by for a sneak peak on Thursday, Nov. 7; 5 – 9 p.m.

Not a member? The event is free and open to the public on Friday, November 8, and Saturday, November 9, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Buying unique things. Being prepared for the holidays. Supporting local businesses. Keeping cultural education alive. I mean… is there a down-side?

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