Visitor Information


Students from an international J-term course in Ethics visit the Kluge-Ruhe Collection.


Hours and Admission

Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday, 1 pm – 5 pm
Closed Mondays.

The museum is open to the public, and admission is free.

NOTES:

On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 the museum will be closed for filming. We will reopen on Wednesday, September 24 with our regular hours of 10 am – 4 pm.

Normally the building is handicapped accessible, but currently our brick sidewalk is being repaired, and until this work is complete, the building is not ADA or wheelchair accessible.


Directions


BY CAR Some GPS devices do not register our address, so please use Google Maps or follow the directions below.

From Interstate 64 eastbound, take exit 124 (Shadwell) and take a left onto US Route 250 west.

From Interstate 64 westbound, take exit 124 (Shadwell) and take a right onto US Route 250 west.

Go approximately 1/2 mile and turn left at the stoplight onto Worrell Drive. After turning onto Worrell Drive, take the first immediate right to stay on Worrell Drive and follow the winding driveway up the hill to the white brick house with the circular drive.

From Charlottesville: Take US Route 250 east towards Richmond to Pantops Mountain. Turn right at the stoplight onto Worrell Drive (the next turn after State Farm Boulevard). After turning onto Worrell Drive, take the first immediate right to stay on Worrell Drive and follow the winding driveway up the hill to the white brick house with the circular drive.

Parking is available in the circular driveway in front of the museum.

BY BUS Public transportation is available to the museum by taking the CAT Route 10, alighting at Martha Jefferson Hospital, stop 17230.

If you are a U.Va. student, take the CAT Free Trolley from anywhere on campus or on West Main Street to downtown Charlottesville, alighting at stop 11321, 17333, 11015, 11299, 11313, or 11309. Wait for the CAT Route 10 bus, and take it to Pantops, alighting at Martha Jefferson Hospital, stop 17230.


Tours and Programs

Every Saturday, a free guided tour is available at 10:30 am. No reservations are needed.

If you are visiting as a family, a children’s scavenger hunt is available. The gallery attendant can provide this for you.

Upcoming events are listed on our home page


Access

The Museum is fully accessible to individuals with disabilities. A wheelchair is available for use. If you are facing the building, a handicapped parking space is located to the left of the main entrance, and a non-stair entrance is located to the right of the main entrance. Should you need other special access, please contact us via email or phone 434-244-0234 before your visit.


Accommodation

The only hotel within walking distance to the museum is the Hilton Garden Inn of Charlottesville. Please see the University of Virginia’s main site for more accommodation information.