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See Richmond Aglow for the Holidays

Richmond's holiday scene is merry and bright, and it's not just because it's on the 100 Miles of Lights tour!    Read More

 

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

 

History Marches on in Richmond

More major Civil War battles were fought in Virginia than any other state. The war divided the nation and transformed Richmond into the Capital of the Confederacy. Trace the course of the conflict that changed our nation.    Read More

Shared Trips

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

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Created by Melissa August 08, 2013 Richmond Day Trip

Featured Attractions: Maymont

1 Day Trip. Started the day at Maymont by strolling through the flower gardens, and then taking a tour of the mansion. Next we walked over to the farm animal area where we got lucky enough to ... 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 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

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