Join us for a journey through Richmond history, exploring the iconic sites, neighborhoods, individuals and movements that shaped the River City from its humble beginnings as a port on the James River to the Richmond of today. We’ll visit the view that named the City in Church Hill; Jackson Ward and Maggie Walker ; Monument Avenue and the Fan; and other significant sights, diving into the history of Richmond while also exploring the newest evolutions of the City today.
Reservations required. Includes a tour of the interior of the State Capitol. Ticket also includes same-day admission to the Valentine.
“Great tour. Loved the off the beaten path parts the most. Hope you continue this portion!”
Price: $25 per person, $20 Valentine Members
Length: 3 hours
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: The Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street
- Reservations are required. Admission to the Valentine is included with ticket.
- Parking is available on street and parking restrictions are lifted on weekends and holidays.
- 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.