Sweet Briar Museum

The Sweet Briar Museum is open to visitors during the academic year by appointment. Admission is free.

Please contact museum staff to schedule a visit.

Sweet Briar House

As a functioning residence, Sweet Briar House is not open to tours on a regular basis. However, it is frequently open to students and their families and to alumnae for Families Weekend, Founders’ Day, and Reunion. Admission is free.

Inquiries concerning Sweet Briar House and its gardens should be directed to the Office of the President at 434-381-6210 or

Enslaved Workers’ Cabin

The Slave Cabin is open to visitors for limited hours during the academic year. Admission is free.

For research inquiries or to schedule a visit, please contact museum staff.