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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

May
24
2016

90 Years a Museum at Maymont

Apr 8-Jul 3
Discover the legacy of James and Sallie Dooleys’ extraordinary gift to Richmond throughout…more
May
24
2016

Butterflies LIVE!

Apr 15-Oct 9
Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Tropical beauties– fascinating and…more
May
28
2016

Carytown Food & History Tour

May 2-
Carytown, otherwise known as The Mile of Style, is an eclectic mix of restaurants, boutiques, and…more
May
28
2016

Free Walking Tour of Historic Church Hill

Mar 12-Nov 19
The tour meets at St. John’s Episcopal Church on 25th & Broad St. Church Hill is the…more
May
28
2016

Real Richmond Food Tours: Church Hill: From Spies to Pies

May 28
Church Hill has a storied past and its future looks brighter than ever with a revitalized culinary…more