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Everything you need to know about the Richmond Region in a short video!
The Richmond Region-where more than 400 years of American history lives on through world class museums, historic homes, gardens, battlefields, monument-lined cobblestone streets and magnificent architecture. But history is only the beginning. The Region offers visitors an incredible array of special events. From cutting-edge modern art exhibits, to sporting events, concerts, festivals and everything in between. The Richmond Region has something for everyone!
Here are some of the major exhibitions and special events happening in the Richmond Region. For a full listing of everything the Region has to offer visit the calendar of events.
To highlight the Richmond Region's pivotal role and commemorate the ending of slavery in America, Virginia is observing the Civil War and Emancipation 150th Anniversary from 2011 to 2015.
Uncover Richmond's unique treasures on foot. The Times-Dispatch Go! Discover Richmond provides a great overview of the Richmond Region's best attractions. This all new 10k walking course features dozens of downtown museums, landmarks, historic sites and restaurants.