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Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art
2200 Parks Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

directions

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MOCA is located six blocks from the Virgnia Beach oceanfront at the intersection of I-264 West and Parks Avenue. To visit MOCA, take I-264 East toward the oceanfront. Turn left at the first stoplight on to Parks Avenue. Proceed straight after the next stoplight. Directly ahead is the MOCA parking lot.

exhibition hours

Tuesday: 10am-9pm
Wednesday-Friday: 10am-5pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am-4pm 
Closed on Mondays 

Administrative offices open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.

Check MOCA's calendar for upcoming events. 

admission

MOCA MEMBERS: FREE ALL YEAR
$7.70 adults
$5.50 students/seniors 65+/military (must show ID)
*Children 5 & up are students, 4 & under are free.
*FREE Audio tour included with admission. Ipods can be checked out with ID.

10% City tax included in admission
Discounted admission - ways to save!

GROUP TOUR INFORMATION

ADMISSION TO THE MUSEUM SHOP IS ALWAYS FREE!

photography policy

Photography is not permitted in MOCA's main galleries. 

MOCA creates original exhibitions and borrows traveling exhibitions from other institutions. Work comes to the museum, on loan, through the generosity of artists, museums, galleries and private collectors. The museum does not hold copyright for the works on view. With the exception of Dale Chihuly's Mille Colori, please do not photograph the artwork, unless otherwise indicated in the gallery spaces. Want to take pictures outside of the gallery? Please review our Professional photography guidelines.

MOCA observes the following holidays

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King's Birthday
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

Check the events calendar for additional information on closings.

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