The Colonnade Club will be CLOSED Monday, December 24th through Friday, January 4th.

We wish you and your family a joyous holiday and look forward to serving you in 2019!...

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Bicentennial Lecture: Leslie Greene Bowman presents, “Women in Jefferson’s Retirement: Martha Jefferson and her Aunt, Sally Hemings”

Wednesday, Dec 19th | 6:00 – 8:00pm Located in the Rotunda Dome Room We are pleased and proud to host the President of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Leslie Greene Bowman in the culminating Bicent...

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Bicentennial Lecture Presented by Andrew O’Shaughnessy Recording Now Available!

The Colonnade Club was honored to have Andrew O’Shaughnessy present “The Illimitable Freedom of the Human Mind Thomas Jefferson’s Idea of a University.” So that members who wer...

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Become a Member

Learn more about Colonnade Club membership benefits, including the use of Pavilion VII spaces for meetings, events, weddings, overnight stays and more. Benefits  |  Eligibility |  Membership Catego...

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Support the Club

As a member, you have the opportunity to support the Colonnade Club’s faculty and alumni network and the facilities that its members enjoy within Pavilion VII. Just as Pavilion VII is an important part of the history of the University of Virginia, the Colonnade Club is an integral part of its future.

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Become a Member

Members cherish the historic charm and inviting tranquility of Pavilion VII. This pavilion, in fact, was the first on Thomas Jefferson’s Lawn. The Club itself, however, dates from 1907, when forty-two faculty members joined together to form a faculty club.

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Club Events

Join us for various events throughout the year including Morning and Evening Educational Seminars, Wine Tastings, Tailgate Parties, Holiday Celebrations and more!

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Enjoy eight non-smoking guest room accommodations that can be reserved by Club members for themselves and their guests. Each guest room is handsomely furnished with historically themed furniture.

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About The Colonnade Club

Founded in 1907, the purpose of the Colonnade Club is to foster social, cultural, and intellectual interchange among its members and to promote the welfare of the University and its faculty. In fulfilling this mission, the Club utilizes and serves as steward for Pavilion VII, the historic facilities provided to it by the University. Today, the Club has grown to over 1,000 members and provides a wide variety of opportunities to socialize, network, and feel more “at home” at U.Va.

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