Reservations & Pricing

Reservation
Call (804) 649-0711 ext. 318
Email: education@thevalentine.org

$25 per guide deposit
$80 minimum

Tours must be scheduled four weeks in advance. Fees due will be based on the number reported to the Valentine. Invoicing must be scheduled in advance.

Adult or Teacher Chaperone
One adult or teacher chaperone is required for every 10 students at no charge. Additional chaperones will be charged the cost of the program.

Final attendance must be updated 24 hours prior.

Cancellations
Call (804) 649-0711 ext. 301 no later than 48 hours before the start of the tour in order to receive a refund.

RICHMOND’S AFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE

On this guided bus tour, with a stop at the Maggie Walker Historic Site or the Black History Museum and Capitol Square, students explore the important role that African Americans played in our city and state’s history.

  • GRADES: 4 to 12
  • COST: $5 – $7 per student, plus site admissions
  • TIME: 2 – 3 hours

HOLLYWOOD CEMETERY

This walking tour focuses on the cemetery’s unique history, its landscape design, architecture, symbols and noted residents including two U.S. Presidents, writer Ellen Glasgow, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Civil War Generals George Pickett and J.E.B. Stuart.

  • GRADES: 4 to 12
  • Cost: $4-$5 per student
  • Time: 1 1/2 – 2 hours*

WALKING TOURS OF HISTORIC NEIGHBORHOODS

These tours enable students to walk some of Richmond’s historic neighborhoods such as Church Hill, Jackson Ward or Monument Avenue and can include a site visit.

  • GRADES: 4 to 12
  • COST: $4 per student plus site admissions
  • TIME: 2 hours