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Getaway to Richmond History: Always in Season

Explore a variety of architectural styles on display in the Richmond Region’s beautifully preserved homes and gardens. Exquisitely landscaped gardens can be enjoyed year-round, but are especially stunning during the fall.   Read More

Shared Trips

Created by Tom September 24, 2013 10th Anniversary 'Green' Date

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Created by Melissa August 08, 2013 Green Day in Williamsburg

Featured Attractions: York River State Park, The Williamsburg Winery

1 Day Trip. Day 1 - We started our trip with light hiking in York River State Park. It was great to see the presence of recycling bins in the park. From there we headed to a wine tasting at The ... Read More

Created by Dave July 19, 2013 Petersburg Day Trip

Featured Attractions: Petersburg National Battlefield, Pamplin Historical Park & The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

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Created by kim June 12, 2013 Long weekend to Williamsburg + Nearby

Featured Attractions: Fort Monroe - Casemate Museum, Hilton Village, Fort Monroe, Historic Jamestowne, Colonial Parkway / Colonial National Historical Park ...

3 Day Trip. VA Air & Space Museum: Thursday - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fort Monroe & Casement Museum: Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm. USS Monitor: Monday - Saturday: 9 A.M. to ... Read More

Created by Casey November 14, 2012 Lincoln's 1865 Visit to Virginia

Featured Attractions: Richmond National Battlefield Park--Civil War Visitor Center, Petersburg National Battlefield, Grant's Headquarters at City Point, Museum and White House of the Confederacy, The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar ...

2 Day Trip. During the Siege of Petersburg, Lincoln and his family visited Virginia. They arrived March 24, 1865 and stayed until Richmond fell - April 3, 1865 - at which time they went to the ... Read More

Created by Casey November 14, 2012 To Petersburg for LINCOLN!

Featured Attractions: Farmers Bank, Petersburg Area Art League, Sycamore Rouge, Penniston's Alley Antiques, The Retreat Salon and Spa ...

2 Day Trip. Going to spend a couple days in Petersburg eating where the cast and crew ate and seeing the filming locations. Major scenes were shot on the streets and buildings received faux ... Read More

Created by Casey November 14, 2012 Our LINCOLN Weekend in Richmond

Featured Attractions: Virginia State Capitol, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Maymont, Museum and White House of the Confederacy, The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar ...

3 Day Trip. The new movie, LINCOLN, was shot in Richmond and Petersburg. Let's see as much as we can of Richmond - the filming locations and even where cast and crew ate - and add in other fun, ... Read More

Created by Dave May 09, 2012 America's Historic Triangle

Featured Attractions: Busch Gardens, Bassett Hall, Historic Jamestowne, Colonial Parkway / Colonial National Historical Park, Jamestown Settlement ...

4 Day Trip. This a great trip to Colonial Williamsburg with a day a Busch Gardens. What more could you ask for! Read More

Created by Tom May 07, 2012 Aquatic Living Themed

Featured Attractions: The Mariners' Museum and Park, Water Country USA, Virginia Living Museum, Williamsburg Pottery, Great Wolf Lodge - Waterpark

2 Day Trip. Water adventure for the whole family with just a bit of shopping and history. Bring your suits and imagination! Read More

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