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Beautiful area to walk around. Close to all the main museums. Houses look great. Fall season here... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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Highlight of Richmond!!

Plenty to see and do in this area. The Museum of Fine Arts was the only museum we had time to see... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2018
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful area to walk around. Close to all the main museums. Houses look great. Fall season here is the best

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank samuel8248
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Plenty to see and do in this area. The Museum of Fine Arts was the only museum we had time to see and it was world class. There are several other museums within walking distance and all of this is surrounded by some of the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank rduinc
Reviewed May 2, 2016

The Museum District has a top-drawer attraction in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts which alone merits a trip to Richmond but there is more. VMFA is an excellent museum in a building which is architecturally distinctive. Both the art and the architecture are a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank MaizeBlueVA
Reviewed February 23, 2016

This is a great area to explorwe on foot or even better by car. The beautiful houses on either side of the street punctuated by verious must see museums make this a great place to spend sa morning or afternoon.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed January 13, 2016

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is world class. The Virginia Historical Society and the Battle Abby are fascinating. And they are all located in a unique part of Richmond known as the Museum District where distinct architecture from the 1920's can be seen in...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank Rob R
Reviewed October 26, 2015

I love this area because of their proximity to Carytown, and the museum (obviously), but it's a great neighborhood. I don't live here, but it's a treat to always visit because there are restaurants hidden away for people to discover, and I've never been disappointed...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank 1Souci
Reviewed July 7, 2015

The museum district in Richmond, Virginia can be a scary place at night. Several people have been mugged and/ or robberies in that area. It is in the inner city with transient people all around from every walk of life. During the day hours, it...More

Date of experience: September 2014
5  Thank Genovie T
Reviewed April 3, 2015

Being in Richmond, VA is like stepping into a page of an American history book. Its a town figured prominently in the civil war chapter of our nation's past Richmond was, in fact the seat of the South's confederacy and its White House museum is...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank camnowik98
Reviewed January 31, 2015

My husband and I actually lived in the Museum District for a year and a half. Its a beautiful place to live. Lots of trees, a few hidden gems (Chiocca's Sandwich Shop, Black Hand Coffee, Bandito's), the Art Museum is fantastic, Historical Society is great....More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank h3lloLolo
Reviewed January 7, 2015

The Museum District of Richmond runs from the Boulevard (both sides) west to I-195, roughly eight blocks. And, in a north-south direction, it extends from West Broad Street south to Ellwood Avenue (both sides), roughly 10-12 blocks. It is named for the fact that there...More

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank urbanguy
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