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Join the most experienced guides in Richmond as we explore the graves of rebels and rockers, politicians and Pulitzer prize winners, and, of course, two U.S. presidents: James Monroe and John Tyler.
This free, interactive 45-minute tour explores the history of Richmond’s Lost Cause monuments and how the power of art, money, politics and people have affected the landscape and region’s residents over time.
Join us for a monumental experience! Richmond’s most seasoned tour guides will lead you through the infamous sites that sparked a national discussion. Discover Monument Avenue through Augmented reality glasses to both investigate its Lost Cause origins and to discuss its effects on Richmonders.
Many of the leaders of Richmond’s Civil Rights movement lived along Noble and Hawthorne in the city’s Northside. Join fellow Valentine members for an exclusive Valentine Director-led tour.
On this downtown walking tour, you’ll visit the Valentine museum’s Court End neighborhood, uncovering surprising examples of architecture and Richmond history along the way. Join the most experienced guides in Richmond to discover architectural gems and stories of the city's early beginnings as the Capitol of Virginia.