The Valentine Richmond History Center has been collecting, preserving and interpreting Richmond, Virginia's 400-year history for more than a century. Located in the heart of historic downtown, the History Center is a place for residents and tourists to discover the diverse stories that tell the history of this important region.
You can learn more about the History Center's collection through our weekly blog posts presented by our staff, volunteers and interns. Don't forget to "Like" us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for our weekly Mystery Item postings as well!
The History Center offers more than 380 opportunities to tour historic Richmond on foot, by bus or with your dog. Led by trained master guides, a Richmond History Tour is the best way to experience the city's rich past, present and future.