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History of Jackson Ward Walking Tour

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Known as the “birthplace of Black Capitalism,” Jackson Ward is rich in black history and culture and boasts a beautiful collection of preserved antebellum architecture and historic cast iron porches.

 

“What a wonderful way to learn so much about the city, its history and architecture!” –June 2016

 

Price: $15 Adult, $5 Child, $5 Valentine members
Length: 2 hours
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: Meet in front of the Maggie Walker National Historic Site, 600 N 2nd St

 

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.

Details

Date:
August 4
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://valentiner.tamretail.net/SelectEvent.aspx?Eventid=1001279

Organizer

The Valentine

Other

Event Type
Tour, Adult Program
Tour Type
Walking
Featured Area
Neighborhood
Time of Day
Morning

Venue

Maggie Walker National Historic Site
600 N 2nd St
Richmond, Virginia 23219
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