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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

Apr
25
2015

A Million Blooms

Apr 1-Jun 1
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden was recently voted #2 in USA Today's 10Best Public Gardens contest…more
Apr
25
2015

A Passion For Nature at Maymont

Mar 6-Sep 6
Both indoors and out, James and Sallie Dooley’s estate reflects their love of natural beauty.…more
Apr
25
2015

Two Bits: The Barbershop Musical

Mar 26-May 16
Lots of silliness and a heartwarming story for the whole family: Our hero, Danny Boy, found his…more
May
1
2015

First Friday Samplers

Jan 2-
First Friday Richmond . . . Food Trucks. Friends. Fun. Art for Everyone. Whether you're looking for…more
Sep
19
2015

2015 UCI Road World Championships

Sep 19-Sep 27
The 2015 UCI Road World Championships will be held Sept. 19-27, 2015 and is expected to attract…more