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Highlights of Hollywood Cemetery Walking Tour

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2019

One event on November 2, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on November 9, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on November 16, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on November 23, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on November 30, 2019 at 10:00am


Offered Saturday and Sunday in November

Enjoy a fascinating walking tour of Richmond’s beautiful and iconic Hollywood Cemetery, the scenic final resting place for some of Virginia’s most well-known historical figures. Learn about the cemetery’s history, artwork and famous residents, including two U.S. Presidents, writer Ellen Glasgow, the Confederate President and numerous other celebrated individuals.

Please note that this tour is 1.5 to 2 miles and involves several inclines. Comfortable shoes and water are recommended.

 

“What a great tour! Full of beautiful views of the city and Virginia history. I will definitely do this tour again.”

 

Price: $15 Adult, $5 Valentine members, Children under 18 are FREE
Length: 2 hours
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: Enter at Cherry and Albemarle streets, meet at the rear of the stone structure to the left.

 

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.

Admission includes a $5 donation to the Friends of Hollywood Cemetery for ongoing restoration. Tours are made possible through a generous partnership with Hollywood Cemetery.

Details

Date:
October 5
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://valentiner.tamretail.net/SelectEvent.aspx?Eventid=1001232

Venue

Hollywood Cemetery
412 S Cherry St
Richmond, VA 23220 United States
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Other

Event Type
Family, Tour, Adult Program
Tour Type
Walking
Featured Area
Hollywood Cemetery
Time of Day
Morning