The Portsmouth Museum & Fine Arts Commission (MFAC) is an official advisor to the City government and City Council on all museums, cultural and fine arts activities, and programs in the City. The Commission consists of 15 members appointed by the City Council. Members are appointed to terms of three years and may be appointed for a second three-year term.
Recognizing the intrinsic value of the arts for an enhanced quality of life, a positive economic impact, and an improved perception of the Portsmouth community, the Museum, and Fine Arts Commission, serving in an advisory capacity to the City Council, educates, preserves and promotes our cultural arts and historical heritage.
The Portsmouth Museum & Fine Arts Commission (MFAC) Meeting Schedule
1st Tuesday of each month (no meetings in July or December)
Meetings are held at: Children’s Museum of Virginia 221 High Street at 5:30 PM