This tour provides a look at Richmond's role as the capital of the Confederacy. The route includes visits to Church Hill, Shockoe Bottom, Court End, the canal area, Hollywood Cemetery and Monument Avenue and the battlefields at Gaines' Mill, Beaver Dam Creek and Cold Harbor. Meet at the Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street. Reservations required, (804) 649-0711 ext. 301.
$25 per person.
$20 for Valentine Members.
This tour is presented as part of the Richmond History Tours program, a service of the Valentine. We offer a full schedule of walking and bus tours of city neighborhoods, waterways, parks, retail districts, historic sites and battlefields. Led by a trained master guide, a Richmond History Tour is the best way to experience the city's rich past, present and future.