History of Carytown Walking Tour

Regarded as a must-see destination for Richmond visitors, Carytown is a shopping and entertainment district known for an eclectic mix of local businesses. Join us to discover the commercial history of this popular district and enjoy a behind the scenes look at a Richmond cultural anchor, the 1928 Byrd Theater.


“What a wonderful way to learn so much about the city, its history and architecture. If you really want to see Richmond, do a Valentine walking tour.”


Price: $15 Adult, $5 Valentine members, Children under 18 are free
Length: 2 hours
Parking: On Street
Meeting place: Meet at Garden Grove Brewing, 3445 West Cary Street


Tour Notes

  • 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.