This historic business district known for its 19th century iron fronts and 20th century high rises is being viewed by developers as an opportunity for urban residential growth. The walking tour focuses on the history, architectural styles and ornamentation of these buildings and their adaptive reuse for the 21st century. Meet at the northeast corner of 14th & Main streets.
$15 per person.
$5 for Valentine Members.
Cash or check.
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.