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Ballot Battle: Richmond Suffrage Walking Tour

September 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

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Step back in time and explore a battle that divided Richmond social circles and families. Between 1909 and 1920, both pro-suffrage and anti-suffrage activists struggled tenaciously to persuade the public and the legislature of their views women’s right vote. On this downtown walking tour, Richmond’s most experienced tour guides will show you the iconic sites that were key to the fight, while exploring the diverse figures and perspectives that influenced the Richmond suffrage movement.

Price: $20 Adult, $10 Valentine members, Children under 18 are free
Length: Approximately 75 minutes
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: Meet in front of St. Paul’s Church, 815 East Grace Street

 

Tour Notes

  • Advanced tickets are required. Tickets are non-refundable.
  • Guides and tour participants are required to wear a facemask for the full duration of the tour.
  • Valentine walking tours are typically between 1-2 miles in length. We recommend you wear comfortable walking shoes and bring water.
  • Accessibility- People of all abilities are encouraged to join us. If we can do anything to accommodate your needs, please let us know in advance by emailing tours@thevalentine.org.
  • Tours are held rain or shine. However, in extreme weather a tour may be cancelled. Call 804-649-0711 x 301 to verify the tour will take place.

The Valentine’s walking tours are supported in part through a generous partnership with Richmond Region Tourism.

Details

Date:
September 18
Time:
10:00 am - 11:15 am
Event Category:
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Venue

St Paul’s Church
815 East Grace St.
Richmond, Virginia 23219
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Other

Event Type
Family, Tour
Tour Type
City Walking Tour
Featured Area
Neighborhood, City
Time of Day
Morning

Details

Date:
September 18
Time:
10:00 am - 11:15 am
Event Category:
View Event Website

Venue

St Paul’s Church
815 East Grace St.
Richmond, Virginia 23219
+ Google Map

Other

Event Type
Family, Tour
Tour Type
City Walking Tour
Featured Area
Neighborhood, City
Time of Day
Morning