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The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University

8009 Fishburn Drive, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA 24020
+1 540-362-6532
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Talented Young Artists

I was in Roanoke on business when I had a break between conferences. I saw an advertisement for... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2016
Robert P
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Chesterfield, Virginia
Nice art museum to visit in the Roanoke area.

As university museums go- very nice. The facility is well maintained; the lighting on the works... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2015
MJBinCA
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Los Angeles, California
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The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University is a premiere arts destination in the Roanoke Valley and presents exhibitions and related programming that explore currents in contemporary art. Providing a forum for the creative process, the museum enhances the life of both the university and the community beyond. Free and open to the public.
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“roanoke area” (2 reviews)
“sculpture” (2 reviews)
“arts” (2 reviews)
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8009 Fishburn Drive, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA 24020
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

I was in Roanoke on business when I had a break between conferences. I saw an advertisement for the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum. I love visiting museums and I was unfamiliar with this one. It was only a short drive from the hotel so I...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 30 August 2015

As university museums go- very nice. The facility is well maintained; the lighting on the works displayed is done correctly.

Thank MJBinCA
Reviewed 1 June 2015

We visited the museum first for a special textile exhibit. As an alumna of the university, I was pleasantly surprised by the change made to the campus by the Visual Arts Center and Museum. The building is attractive, light, and airy -- just exactly what...More

Thank Kaethe P
Reviewed 17 February 2013

We stopped by after visiting the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke earlier in the day. The current exhibit "Echo Sounding" showing works by three artists ( Liz Miller, Younseal Eum, and Hugette Despault May) is outstanding! We found the work of all three artists...More

2  Thank ljfleisch
Reviewed 20 September 2012

Andy Warhall exhibit was good. Also the Good Night Moon exhibit was good too. Glad to see some of the way Good Night Moon was intertwined with Run A Way Bunny.

1  Thank VAMomto2
Reviewed 8 August 2012

Nice small musum located on campus of Hollins University. Art is its focus and it always has very high quality exhibits of national and regionally known artists. If you go take tie to stroll the school's grounds as there are surprise sculptures scattered about.

3  Thank vaart
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