The arts play center stage in Lynchburg starting with the venerable Academy Center of the Arts. Bringing performing acts, comedians and musicians to their Grande dame stage, setting the scene for our vibrant Downtown. LYH also supports countless theater groups, Opera on the James and the Jefferson Choral Society, the Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra, numerous art galleries and museums, and the Lynchburg Museum System. Plus, with six liberal arts colleges/universities in the area, opportunities for workshops, classes, camps, lectures, and exhibits abound. Take a moment to visit our online events calendar to check what’s happening during your stay in Lynchburg, or take a drive around the city with our Public Art Tour.
Get a taste of our arts & culture scene: