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Carytown’s LGBTQ History Walking Tour

June 17, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This tour explores Carytown’s role in shaping the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community of Richmond. Learn about the many neighborhood businesses, people and places that have supported the LGBTQ community from the 1970s to the present. Includes a tour of the magnificent 1928 Byrd Theatre.


“I have enjoyed several tours, and every tour has given me greater perspective for the Richmond community. I highly recommend the walking tours!”


Price: $15 Adult, $5 Child, $5 Valentine members
Length: 2 hours
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: Meet in front of Babe’s of Carytown, 3166 W Cary Street.


Tour Notes

  • Advanced tickets are strongly encouraged. Space is limited.
  • 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 for tours. If you have accessibility challenges or need accommodation, please let us know in advance.
  • 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.


June 17, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:


The Valentine


Event Type
Family, Tour, Adult Program
Tour Type
Featured Area
Time of Day