Carytown is a popular commercial district with something for everyone. It has also a unique history as a supportive gathering space for Richmond’s LGBTQ+ community. Join us to discover the role Carytown played in this community and learn about the many neighborhood businesses, people and places that have supported the LGBTQ+ community from the 1970’s to the present.
“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 Valentine members, Children under 18 are free
Length: 2 hours
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: Meet in front of Babe’s of Carytown, 3166 West Cary Street
- 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.