Scenery Studio

Staircase in a scene shop

Arlington County Cultural Affairs provides scenery construction facilities as a part of its support of arts organizations that receive grants from the Arlington Commission for the Arts. The County charges a nominal fee for the use of the shop.

Scenery Studio Location, Hours and Access

The studio is located at the Gunston Arts Center, 2700 S. Lang Street, Arlington, VA, 22205. Studio time must be requested in advance by using the Scenery Studio Request Form (download)(DOCX, 167KB).


Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday-Friday: 2 pm-10 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday: 12 pm - 8 pm

Shop Closures

July 4, 5 & 6

Wednesday July 24, 2pm - 4pm

Studio users should park in marked parking spaces. The loading dock area is for loading and unloading only. Do not park in front of the loading dock or garage.

Reserving Scenery Studio Space

Studio space should be reserved using the Scenery Studio Request Form(DOCX, 167KB). Please note any special requirements such as a tall set that must be assembled or drops that will be painted.

See the Arlington County Scenery Studio Policy(PDF, 877KB) for additional guidelines.

Contact Us

For more information please contact the Scenery Studio via email.