Here’s Why You Should Make Virginia Your Next Art Destination

Here’s Why You Should Make Virginia Your Next Art Destination

If you’re an art enthusiast, it’s time to take a trip to Virginia and experience its rich art. And if you’re an artist and looking for some inspiration, this is where you need to be. Taking an art tour to Virginia is guaranteed to be one of those trips that you’ll find both educational and fun. You really don’t want to miss out on that.

Charlottesville Virginia stands out as one of the rapidly advancing art destinations in the U.S, comparable to popular art cities such as New York. The following post explains why:

Arts & Culture

Despite having just 1/195th the population of New York City, Charlottesville has an arts & culture scene that amazingly rivals that of any metropolis in the country.  Don't believe us?  Just look at some of the performers who have swung by recently; Sheryl Crow, Lady Gaga, U2, Jay-Z, Kenny Chesney, Elton John, Jimmy Buffet, Taylor Swift and Bruce Springsteen (twice).  With all those big names, it's easy to forget Dave Matthews created his band while bartending on our Downtown Mall and regularly plays sold out shows in Charlottesville. Read more at Visit Charlottesville...

In addition to Virginia offering some of the richest sights in the country, some of the world renowned artists developed their knowledge and skill at the University of Virginia.

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You may also want to visit some of the museums and take in the natural beauty that Charlottesville offers. You may be looking for inspiration for your next project and want to think outside the box. The following post highlights one place you need to visit while in Virginia:

Fralin Museum of Art in Charlottesville, VA

The Fralin Museum of Art in Charlottesville is dedicated to showcasing a collection of over 14,000 works which include African art, American Indian art, and European and American painting, and photography. Previously known as the University of Virginia Art Museum, the Fralin is situated in the historic Thomas H. Bayly Building on Rugby Road at the University of Virginia and is just minutes away from the University Rotunda. It also presents a range of temporary and traveling exhibitions throughout the year and serves as a teaching museum for academic departments in the university, as well as offering several community outreach programs. Read more at Vacation Idea…

Fralin Museum art tour

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You don’t even have to wait till summer to make your trip. And you can be sure your trip will feel like a vacation, but with all the benefits of an educational trip too.

There is no better way to take an art tour in Virginia than to combine it with some luxury. Camryn Limousine will turn your trip into a lifetime experience through our Camryn Art Tours. We will gladly take you round the best art destinations in Virginia in our limousines, luxury vans, SUVs or sedans, depending on the size of your group.

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Make your reservations and take advantage of our special weekday rates to make your art tour all the more affordable. Call us today!