Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us for the first half of 2019 to celebrate the centennial anniversary of the completion of the historic Branch House on Monument Avenue. These lectures revolve around the work of John Russell Pope, architect of the Branch House and the history of the Branch Family and their legacy.
The Branch Family and the Meanings of Monument Avenue to Its Original Residents
Twenty-first century Richmonders struggle with Monument Avenue’s meaning. The street has always sent different signals to different communities. Early residents saw both the future and the past in its composition.
The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design
2501 Monument Ave, Richmond, VA 23220