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Visitors Guide - Padding

Richmond Attractions

Attractions

The Richmond Region has a multitude of attractions to suit everyone's taste. From theme parks, to NASCAR, to quiet natural settings, there's something here sure to please every member of the family!

Historic Sites and Museums

Discover the essence of the Richmond Region within its magnificent homes and plantations, historic sites and vintage churches.

Famous Folks

Learn about the larger-than-life people who have made the Richmond Region a memorable destination.

Family Fun

From roller coasters to water parks to zoos, you can choose from a host of family vacation spots.

Beautiful Gardens

With four distinct seasons, the Region offers gorgeous gardens year-round. Enjoy a day of quiet garden walks and tour beautiful and architecturally unique homes.

Civil War History

Transport yourself to some of most important years in Richmond's history by visiting fascinating Civil War battle sites and museums.

Monument Avenue

Drive or walk down this landmark boulevard, which is the only street in the country listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

   

Featured Events

Feb
11
2016

A Chicken in Every Plot

Jan 28-Jun 26
Featuring the work of nationally-known Richmond photographer Alyssa C. Salomon, this exhibition…more
Feb
13
2016

Carytown Food & History Tour

May 2-
Carytown, otherwise known as The Mile of Style, is an eclectic mix of restaurants, boutiques, and…more
Feb
19
2016

Romeo and Juliet

Feb 19
A lush new production of Gounod’s classic opera Romeo and Juliet will immerse you in…more
Feb
21
2016

Monster Cross 2016

Feb 21
Monster Dash Trail 5.5 mile run, MINI-Monster 25 Miles Bike Race on Mountain or Cross bikes, and…more
Mar
6
2016

Leon Russell

Mar 6
Leon Russell is a legendary musician and songwriter from Tulsa, Oklahoma who has been performing…more