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History of Monument Avenue Walking Tour

October 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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One event on October 28, 2018 at 2:00pm


In celebration of the opening of Monumental: Richmond’s Monuments (1607-2018) join us for a walking tour of historic Monument Avenue.

 

Monument Avenue, the first street in the U.S. to be designated as a National Landmark by the National Park Service, is one of America’s most beautiful boulevards. Learn about the development and historical context of this iconic piece of Richmond’s Fan District, from the monuments to the homes.

 

“It was a fun and informative tour. I learned things about Monument Ave that I found very enlightening.” – October 2017

 

Price: $15 Adult, $5 Child, $5 Valentine members
Length: 2 hours
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: Meet on the Monument Avenue median, across from 1805 Monument Avenue.

 

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:
October 28, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Event Type
Tour, Adult Program
Tour Type
Walking
Featured Area
Neighborhood
Time of Day
Afternoon