Highest-rated things to do in Richmond, according to Tripadvisor

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October 10, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Richmond, according to Tripadvisor

Every destination has reasons to visit, be it a nationally recognized landmark or a hometown favorite restaurant. Museums, parks, libraries, historic sites, performance venues—there’s always something to do, and no matter where you live or where you want to visit, you can find plenty to keep you busy. Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated things to do in Richmond on Tripadvisor.

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#30. Rosie's Gaming Emporium

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (40 reviews)
- Type of activity: Casinos
- Address: 6807 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23225-5622
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#29. Pony Pasture Park (James River Park System)

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (53 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: 4301 Riverside Dr, Richmond, VA 23219
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#28. Fan District

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (79 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods, Historic Walking Areas
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#27. Libby Hill Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (86 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: 2801 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23223-7957
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#26. The Valentine

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (138 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: 1015 E Clay St, Richmond, VA 23219-1527
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#25. Altria Theater

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (239 reviews)
- Type of activity: Architectural Buildings, Theaters
- Address: 6 N Laurel St, Richmond, VA 23220-4700
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#24. Tredegar Iron Works

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (490 reviews)
- Type of activity: Military Museums, History Museums
- Address: 500 Tredegar St, Richmond, VA 23219-4330
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#23. Richmond Raceway

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (243 reviews)
- Type of activity: Auto Racing Tracks
- Address: 600 E Laburnum Ave, Richmond, VA 23222-2253
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#22. T. Tyler Potterfield Memorial Bridge

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (45 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Bridges
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#21. Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (136 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites
- Address: 110 1/2 E Leigh St, Richmond, VA 23219-1308
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#20. American Civil War Museum- Historic Tredegar

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (411 reviews)
- Type of activity: Military Museums, Historic Sites
- Address: 480 Tredegar St, Richmond, VA 23219-4328
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#19. Agecroft Hall & Gardens

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (265 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: 4305 Sulgrave Rd, Richmond, VA 23221-3256
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#18. Canal Walk

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (320 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Walking Areas
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#17. James River

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (392 reviews)
- Type of activity: Bodies of Water
- Address: 22nd Street and Riverside Drive James River Park, Richmond, VA 23223
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#16. Virginia Holocaust Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (409 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, History Museums
- Address: 2000 E Cary St, Richmond, VA 23223-7032
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#15. Virginia Capital Trail

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (124 reviews)
- Type of activity: Biking Trails, Jogging Paths & Tracks
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#14. Virginia Museum of History & Culture

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (263 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: 428 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220-3307
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#13. Edgar Allan Poe Museum

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (513 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, Historic Sites
- Address: 1914 E Main St # 16, Richmond, VA 23223-6964
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#12. Short Pump Mall

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (166 reviews)
- Type of activity: Shopping Malls
- Address: 11800 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1064
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#11. Belle Isle

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (173 reviews)
- Type of activity: Bodies of Water, Parks
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#10. St. John's Episcopal Church

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (403 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Churches & Cathedrals
- Address: 2401 E Broad St Corner of E. Broad Street and 24th at top of Church Hill. Across from Patrick Henry Park., Richmond, VA 23223-7128
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#9. Science Museum of Virginia

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (442 reviews)
- Type of activity: Science Museums
- Address: 2500 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-2057
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#8. Monument Avenue

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (961 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23220
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#7. White House of the Confederacy

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1246 reviews)
- Type of activity: Military Museums, Speciality Museums
- Address: 1201 E Clay St, Richmond, VA 23219-1615
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#6. Hollywood Cemetery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1407 reviews)
- Type of activity: Cemeteries
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#5. Carytown

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1158 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 3166 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3504
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#4. Virginia Capitol Building

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1062 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
- Address: 9th & Grace Sts, Richmond, VA 23219
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#3. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1594 reviews)
- Type of activity: Gardens
- Address: 1800 Lakeside Ave, Richmond, VA 23228-4700
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#2. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (3087 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Museums
- Address: 200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220-4007
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#1. Maymont

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2036 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Farms
- Address: 1700 Hampton St, Richmond, VA 23220-6899
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