Mapping the Monuments: History Makers in Richmond












Learn about Powhatan, Pocahontas, Christopher Newport, Maggie Walker, Arthur Ashe and other Richmonders who shaped local, state and national history! This fall, this program will include a tour through Monumental: Richmond’s Monuments 1607 – 2018, an exhibition that explores the history of monuments in Richmond.

Program Objectives: Students will compare and contrast, develop mapping skills and identify individuals who contributed to national, state and local history.

Program Type: school program
Grade(s): 3, 1
SOL(s): 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.5, 1.10, VS.1a, VS, 2e, VS.3g, VS.5b