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Richmond Attractions

Looking for a taste of Southern living? Search no further than Richmond VA. Whether you are heading out for business or pleasure let Expedia help you in making your trip meet all of your expectations. There are plenty of things to do in Richmond. Start planning now and don't miss out on the excitement as you discover top attractions in Richmond.

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If you come to Richmond expect to take a walk back in history. Your Richmond tours should definitely include some of the tourist favorites like the Ford's Theatre and the Edgar Allen Poe Museum. Still looking for a blast from the past? Your Richmond excursions should include the Battle of Cold Harbor and the Museum of the Confederacy. The local residents will insist the best Richmond activities will recognize a heritage that is connected to the glory days of the Deep South.

Other Virginia hot spots include the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden to delve in veritable

growing delights. Downtown Richmond will provide you with plenty of opportunities to shop wine and dine. Be sure to stop by Old City Hall the Valentine Richmond History Center and the Virginia State Capital to see fine examples of architecture. If you're looking for an outdoor adventure Belle Isle is the perfect place for a picnic by the James River. Take in the sights and enjoy the day as you bask on the rocks and listen to the relaxing rhythm of the water lapping against the shore.

Need a place to stay? At we'll help you in finding excellence when it comes to accommodations. Make your reservations at the Jefferson Hotel or the Berkeley Hotel. Find yourself in the heart of the action at the Hilton Garden Inn in Downtown Richmond. We can help you find the best deals as you book your flight to RVA. Make the connections for rental cars as well. Everything you need is at your fingertips when it comes to arranging your travel plans and itinerary to Richmond. Enjoy your trip!


Where to stay in Richmond

Downtown Richmond

Downtown Richmond is popular for its abundant dining options, and if you're looking for more to see and do, you might think about a trip to Broad Street or Shockoe Slip.


North Chesterfield

While visiting North Chesterfield, you might make a stop by sights like Chesterfield Towne Center and Stony Point Fashion Park.


Shopping and restaurants are some things travellers note about Brandermill. Check out Southside Speedway or River City Sportsplex while you're familiarising yourself with the larger area.



Visitors highly recommend Innsbrook for its abundant dining options, and you can make a stop by Elk's Lodge while you're in town.

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Restaurants and shopping are some things travellers note about Dumbarton. Check out Children's Museum of Richmond or Science Museum of Virginia while you're familiarising yourself with the larger area.