The R.R. Smith Center for History and Art
The R.R. Smith Center for History and Art includes galleries, classrooms, archives, conference space, a garden, and offices for nonprofit cultural organizations. Located in Staunton’s Beverley Historic District, the building is an 1894 hotel designed in the French Second Empire style by Staunton architect, T.J. Collins.
Managed by the R.R. Smith Center Foundation, the Center was developed and operates as a collaborative project of three leading organizations:
In addition to the Center operators, the administrative offices of the American Shakespeare Center are located on the fourth floor.