The following frequently asked questions have been compiled by the Museum staff.


  1. How can I donate to the Museum?
  2. How do I donate art to the Museum?
  3. How can I volunteer with the Museum?
  4. How can I become a member of the Museum?
  5. How can I become a Docent of the Museum?
  6. What is a Friend of the Museum, and how do I become one?


  1. Are tours available?
  2. How can I book a tour?
  3. How do I book a school or group tour?
  4. Is there a requirement for chaperones for youth/school tours?


  1. Does the Museum have rules or restrictions for the general public?
  2. Where can I park? Can I get a parking pass?
  3. Is the Museum wheelchair accessible? Is there an elevator available? What amenities are available for visitors with disabilities?
  4. Can I bring food into the Museum?
  5. Can the Museum evaluate, authenticate, or appraise my art?
  6. What is the "Solar Wall"


  1. Can I take photographs in the galleries?
  2. Can I sketch in the galleries?
  3. How do I get a reproduction of an image from the galleries?
  4. As an artist, how can I show my work at your Museum?
  5. As an artist, can you look at my portfolio?
  6. As a college student, how can I be involved with the Museum?
  7. Are college internships available in collaboration with the Museum?
  8. Is the Museum available as an event venue?
  9. Can I show my artwork at the Muscarelle?
  10. Does the Museum appraise works outside of their collection?


  1. Where can I get more information on a specific work of art?
  2. Where can I get more information on my family history/genealogy?
  3. How can I view an object in the collection that is not currently on display?
  4. Can I get images of works in the collection?
  5. What exhibitions or works in the collection are slated to show in the future?

Muscarelle Museum of Art
Lamberson Hall

The College of William & Mary
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

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