African American History of Richmond
This short tour includes sites related to the historical experiences and contributions of African Americans in downtown Richmond. The tour begins with historical sites and monuments related to the history of slavery and civil rights. The tour also includes museums, important black institutions such as businesses and churches, and landmarks related to the lives of influential Richmond residents. The tour only includes sites within a few miles of each other. Please use Clio to discover other Richmond landmarks such as the statue of Arthur Ashe.