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Richmond History and Hooch Walk

Richmond History and Hooch Walk

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm an attorney based in Richmond, Virginia. I represent a number of craft beverage industry members, including breweries, wineries, and the like. Prior to becoming an attorney, I served as a Park Ranger with the National Park Service at the Richmond National Battlefield Park. This leads me to note the obvious - It takes a great deal of research to be a successful Ranger. That experience,…
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What we’ll do

This roughly 1.5 mile walking tour will cover Richmond history from Colonial times through the end of the Civil War. We'll discuss Richmond's beginnings, the Revolutionary War Battle of Richmond, Edgar Allen Poe, Antebellum industry, Confederate Richmond, and the Evacuation of Richmond, among others topics. Of course, a number of intriguing human interest stories will be sprinkled in…

What else you should know

The historic walking tour portion of the Experience will cover roughly 1.5-2 miles and last approximately 75-90 minutes.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
I will bring along copies of historic photographs to enhance the guest experience.

What to bring

Walking shoes, money for beverages

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Where you'll be

We'll begin the tour with outdoor spots. Some of these would likely include the exteriors of historic buildings and park-like settings near the Virginia State Capitol. The tour will end with beverages for guests 21 or older inside a beverage-industry business.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 21 and up can attend. The tour will be mostly flat with some slight hills. We'll cover just under two miles total, doing our best to stay in the shade along the way on those muggy Richmond days.

More tips

The historic walking tour portion of the Experience will cover roughly 1.5-2 miles and last approximately 75-90 minutes.
Brandon
Richmond History and Hooch Walk
1 review
£12/person
1 review
£12/person