On this downtown walking tour, you’ll visit the Valentine museum’s Court End neighborhood, uncovering surprising examples of architecture and Richmond history along the way. Join the most experienced guides in Richmond to discover architectural gems and stories of the city's early beginnings as the Capitol of Virginia.
Patrick Henry Park
East Broad & 24th Street, Richmond, Virginia
Join the most experienced guides in Richmond to explore the evolving history of one of Richmond's oldest neighborhoods, from historic St. John’s Church and beautiful examples of Queen Anne architecture, to modern renovation efforts, scenic parks and a thriving restaurant scene.
Barton Heights Mansion
2112 Monteiro Ave, Richmond, VA
Join The Valentine as we explore the people, architecture and culture of one of Richmond’s earliest street-car suburbs and consider how Richmond’s middle class sought to build a peaceful home life separate from the hustle and bustle of downtown Richmond.
Join us in person at the Valentine for the first Controversy/History of the season: "Disease & Disparity." Local health experts will dive into access to healthcare, covid pandemic updates, and the latest information on monkeypox in the Richmond region.