Kluge-Ruhe is open for visits by reservation only and we will remain dedicated to providing you with a safe visitor experience. Below is a list of frequently asked questions that will help you make decisions about visiting Kluge-Ruhe.

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Will I have to wear a mask when visiting Kluge-Ruhe?

What precautions is the museum taking to ensure the well-being of visitors, employees and volunteers?

Is admission still free?

How do reservations work?

How often is Kluge-Ruhe cleaned and sanitized?

What exhibitions will be on view?

Can group tours be scheduled?

How are public classes, programs, events, performances, and tours affected?

Will the Kluge-Ruhe gift shop be open?

Will the Kluge-Ruhe Library be open?

What if I need special access?

Is there anything else I need to know?

We encourage you to continue to follow the precautions outlined by the Centers for Disease Control. You may also visit the Virginia Department of Health for information as it pertains to the Commonwealth of Virginia. In general, heed the advice of health professionals and stay home if you are sick.

If you have any questions or concerns about the museum’s operating status, contact or call 434-244-0234.