Richmond

Travel, visit and explore best sights, attractions and activities in Richmond.

Richmond, the capital of Virginia, is among America’s oldest major cities. Patrick Henry, a U.S. Founding Father, famously declared “Give me liberty or give me death” at its St. John's Church in 1775, leading to the Revolutionary War. The White House of the Confederacy, home of Confederate President Jefferson Davis during the Civil War, is now a museum in Court End, a neighborhood known for Federal-style mansions.

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Population
1,059,907

Area code
804

Elevation
210 ft

Richmond

Take a look at Richmond beautiful and colorful landscapes.

5 popular places in Richmond visited by travelers

If you are looking for most famous places in Richmond, look no further. Many travelers check out these.

Points of interest

  • Belle Isle
  • Brown's Island
  • Byrd Park
  • Fort Harrison Battlefield / Visitor Center | Richmond National Battlefield Park

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