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  • Nov 23
    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    An extension of the daily “Highlights” tour, this version covers in more detail the cemetery’s unique history, landscape design, architecture, symbols and residents.

  • Nov 29
    10:00 am to 1:00 pm

    An overview of the history of Richmond, including Court End, the James River and the Fall Line, Church Hill, Jackson Ward, the Fan and Monument Avenue. Tour drives by St. John's Church, Hollywood Cemetery, Main Street Station, the Jefferson Hotel and the Museum and White House of the Confederacy. Tour the State Capitol, walk Capitol Square and see the Civil Rights Memorial. Reservations: (804) 649-0711 x301. Meet at the History Center.

  • Nov 29
    10:00 am to 11:30 am

    Learn about the cemetery’s history, artwork, symbolism and famous residents, including two U.S. Presidents, writer Ellen Glasgow, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Generals George Pickett and J.E.B. Stuart. Meet at the rear of the stone structure on the left at the cemetery entrance, at Cherry and Albemarle streets.

  • Dec 26
    6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

    Experience Monument Avenue in its holiday finery on this walking tour of Richmond's most famous street. A National Historic Landmark, Monument Avenue is lined with grand homes that are especially sparkly during the holidays. Dress comfortably and bring a flashlight.

  • Dec 27
    6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

    Experience Monument Avenue in its holiday finery on this walking tour of Richmond's most famous street. A National Historic Landmark, Monument Avenue is lined with grand homes that are especially sparkly during the holidays. Dress comfortably and bring a flashlight.