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The Fralin is open Tuesday through Sunday. Admission is free. Click here for hours. 

The Fralin follows current UVA COVID-19 guidelines.

School Programs

Writer's Eye student writing in a notebook

Writer's Eye 2021

Now in its 35th year, Writer’s Eye challenges writers of all ages to use visual art in The Fralin as inspiration for the creation of original poetry and prose. This annual ekphrastic writing program—introduced by docents Carole Armstrong and Valerie... Learn more

K-12 school tours

Teachers are invited to schedule interactive docent-led tours of current exhibitions for K–12 students. Designed to increase visual literacy on an age-appropriate level, these tours can be customized to address classroom topics or specific interests.

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Teacher's pARTy

Join us for the annual Teachers’ pARTy! Enjoy the museum’s new fall exhibitions and a light supper catered by Hotcakes, with opportunities for docent tours and gallery talks by curators.

Details coming soon!
 

Teacher Professional Development

The Fralin offers teacher professional development workshops on a range of topics, including arts integration and creative writing. We are happy to work with school districts, content teams, and individual schools to develop workshops that meet the learning needs of your teachers.

 

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Greenbrier Global Artists is an after-school program at Greenbrier Elementary School for children who have immigrated to the United States from around the globe. ... Learn more

Each semester, The Fralin offers the ten-week Early Visions program in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Central Virginia. UVA students and members of the Boys and Girls Club are... Learn more

Museum Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10 am – 5 pm
Wednesday: 10 am – 5 pm
Thursday: 10 am – 5 pm 
Friday: 10 am – 8 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm 
Sunday: 12 pm – 5 pm

The museum is closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.