Crafting Your Experience

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Welcome to Richmond

Patrick Henry’s famous “Give me Liberty or give me Death” speech took place in Richmond in 1775. Today, Richmond is more than just Virginia’s state capital; it’s where the American South begins. Come explore these local favorites to get a true taste of the town.

  • 1.

    Breakfast at the Fancy Biscuit

    Breakfast at the Fancy Biscuit

    No trip to the South is complete without a proper biscuit, but these take tradition to the next level.

  • 2.

    A Stroll Through Maymont

    A Stroll Through Maymont

    Take in the sights of the gorgeous gardens in this 100-acre Victorian estate and public park.

  • 3.

    Dinner And Warm Drinks At L'Opossum

    Dinner And Warm Drinks At L'Opossum

    Shake up your trip at what Southern Living called "The South's Best Restaurant".

  • 4.

    Souvenirs At The Quirk Gallery

    Souvenirs At The Quirk Gallery

    The Quick Hotel's lobby sofas are comfy after a day of walking, but its gallery is full of wonders...

  • 5.

    The Capitol

    The Capitol

    Explore the seat of Virginia's state government and the state's role in American history.

  • 6.

    Grab A Cup At Lamplighter Coffee

    Grab A Cup At Lamplighter Coffee

    It might be a bit cold outside, but Lamplighter Coffee Roasters have drinks to keep you warm.

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