Order for Guest
Your shopping cart is empty.

Getting to the Academy Center of the Arts

FINDING THE ACADEMY

The Academy Center of the Arts is located at 600 Main St., in Downtown Lynchburg, right on the corner of Main St. and Fifth St. We are open from 9:00am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday, and have three buildings on our campus, the Joy and Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre, the 1905 Historic Theatre, and the Harrington Building, including the Ann White Academy and Up Front Galleries.
 

The Box Office is located in the Joy and Lynch Christian Warehouse Lobby. If you are purchasing or picking up tickets, this is where you should head. This building can be found on the corner of Commerce St. and Fifth St.
 

Entrances to the Harrington Building and the 1905 Historic Theatre are both located off of Main St.

If you have any additional questions about getting to the Academy, please call us at (434) 528-3256 or (434) 528-8499.

About our Venues →

PARKING

Parking is available on-site and throughout downtown Lynchburg. The parking map above shows all of the free public and paid parking available. In addition, street parking is also available on most streets.

Please note: If attending an event or performance after 5pm or on weekends, Lot 2 (Pacific Life Lot) is free and open to for public use. We suggest utilising this lot, which is closest to the Academy Center of the Arts and can be accessed from both Commerce Street and 7th street.

Parking Map →

DIRECTIONS

From 221:

Follow 221 to Lakeside Dr. and continue on Lakeside Dr.

Turn left onto Memorial Ave. and continue on Fifth St.

Turn right onto Commerce St. and then make an immediate right into the Academy Center of the Arts

 

From US-29 BUS (coming south):

Follow US-29 BUS S to the VA-163 exit and continue across bridge into downtown Lynchburg

Turn left onto Commerce St. and then make an immediate right into the Academy Center of the Arts

 

From US-29 BUS (coming north):(PLEASE NOTE DETOUR EXIT)

Follow US-29 BUSN N to detour Exit ‘Kemper Street

Turn right onto 12th Street

Turn left onto Main Street The Academy Center of the Arts will be on your right

 

From US-460 E (coming north):

Follow US-460 E to US-501 N/Candlers Mountain Road exit

Merge right onto US-29 BUS N ramp Take detour Exit ‘Kemper Street’

Turn right onto 12th Street Turn left onto Main Street The Academy Center of the Arts will be on your right

 

From US-501 S:

Follow US-501 S as it turns into US-29 BUS N

Take detour Exit ‘Kemper Street’

Turn right onto 12th Street

Turn left onto Main Street The Academy Center of the Arts will be on your right

Google Maps →