Explore the role that women's groups played in Hollywood Cemetery's history from the Civil War to the present. Visit grave sites of women who were educators, authors, preservationists, suffragists and humanitarians. Meet at the rear of the stone structure on the left at the cemetery entrance, at Cherry and Albemarle streets. Please note that this tour is 1.5 to 2 miles and involves several inclines. Comfortable shoes and water are recommended.
$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.
- Occurred Saturday, September 17th, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Valentine collects, preserves and interprets Richmond's history through exhibitions, programs, tours, special events and stewardship of the 1812 Wickham House and the Edward V. Valentine Sculpture Studio.