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Ghent Business Association

The Ghent Business Association (GBA) is a non-profit membership organization representing and promoting the numerous businesses in the Ghent neighborhood, the majority of which are located along the Colley Avenue, Granby Street, and 21st Street corridors. It also supports the many activities and events held in the neighborhood throughout the year.

The GBA has been in existence for more than 50 years and is managed by a volunteer board of directors.

Ghent Dog Park Association

The Ghent Dog Park is a fenced 0.61 acre outdoor space in Stockley Gardens used as a recreation area for dogs to exercise and socialize. It is located at 1310 Stockley Gardens, between Maury and Baldwin Avenues.

The Ghent Dog Park Association is a non-profit organization formed in 2004 to construct and manage the Dog Park.

The Chrysler Museum of Art

The Chrysler Museum of Art is one of Norfolk’s premier cultural institutions and is located at the head of the Hague on the edge of the Ghent Historic District. The current structure was started in 1933 as the Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences on land donated by the city and expanded many times over the years. It was named in honor of Walter Chrysler after he donated the majority of his private collection to the museum in 1971. The museum now features about 50 galleries, a collection of more than 30,000 objects, and a dynamic glass studio. Admission is free.