Welcome to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts!

We are here for you every day of the year, offering the best in art, education, and entertainment. As you visit us online or in person, remember that your support makes our programs possible. We transform your gifts into art, exhibitions, lectures, children’s activities, and art classes. Become a Member or Corporate Partner, or see the many other Ways to Give.

“Philanthropy is a great American tradition, and our Advancement Office is ready to answer your questions and help you become a part of it. It is your art; we are your museum; and we thank you!”

–Alex Nyerges, Director

Ways to Give


Become a Member

Enjoy complimentary admission to special exhibitions, free parking, discounts, and more — all while providing vital support to the museum.

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VMFA Main Entrance

Make a Gift

Help VMFA share the spark of art with more than a million people each year by making a contribution to the VMFA Annual Fund or creating a planned gift.

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Docent led tour at VMFA


Sharing your time and talent with VMFA as a docent or community volunteer is a terrific way to support the museum and share your passion for art.

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Ribbon cutting ceremony at VMFA

Corporate Giving

Corporate investment is critical to sustaining VMFA’s ambitious special exhibitions, educational offerings and outstanding permanent collection.

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With Gratitude

VMFA thanks the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Federal Government, the citizens of Virginia, our Board of Trustees and Board of Directors, and the following individuals, foundations, and corporations for your support.

2012-2013 Honor Roll of Contributors