Time of year
For all out of towners - stop by Court End and the Valentine. Wonderful place to show history of Richmond.
Having toured almost all of the (many) historic homes in and around the Richmond area, we recently revisited The Valentine. The Wickham House, which is attached, has period decor and a number of pieces original to the home and family. Two floors are open and furnished. There…
The main museum shows items from all of Richmond's history but there is not that much to see. The mansion next door is included in the ticket and can only by done as part of a tour and is very pretty with a cool history. Cute yard with cafe, perfect for a quick break, all in the…
From the pictures on tripadvisor I expected more. It was interesting but it is a collection of anything and everything. The owners collected what they thought was interesting. None of the collection was very valuable. It was interesting to learn how the family had made their…
We had Groupons for the Valentine Museum and I'm glad I didn't pay full admission. It was just ok. Not as thorough an exploration of Richmond history as I expected. There is an old home attached to it which might have been more interesting. It wasn't open when we were there. …