Offered Friday, Saturday and Sunday | May-October
Discover Richmond history from its beginnings to the present day, exploring the sites and stories that shaped the River City! From Thomas Jefferson’s State Capitol to local Civil Rights heroes and the city’s growing arts and foodie scenes, we’ll uncover the stories and best-kept secrets of locals. Visit the Broad Street historic shopping district, the Virginia Capitol Square, Jackson Ward, and numerous historic and architectural gems. Includes an exclusive look inside a historic landmark, Monumental Church!
Tour ends at the Valentine and ticket includes admission to the museum.
“What a wonderful way to learn so much about the city, its history and architecture!”
Price: $15 Adult, $5 Valentine members, Children under 18 are FREE
Length: 2 hours
Meeting place: Tours begin at the Richmond Visitor Center at 405 North 3rd Street and end at the Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street.
Parking: On Street, or parking is available at the Greater Richmond Convention Center parking deck on 3rd Street between East Broad and East Marshall streets.
- 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.
The Valentine’s This is Richmond walking tour is made possible through a generous Partnership with Richmond Region Tourism. Monumental Church is presented in partnership with the Historic Richmond Foundation.