a blend of history, arts and thriving communities
Not many cities can boast the rich blend of history, arts and modern
amenities that can be found in Richmond, Virginia. Add to that a
laid-back lifestyle, vibrant neighborhoods, a strong business
community, an ideal location and temperate weather, and you’ve found
the "best medium-sized city in the South."
a great location
Within two hours of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean,
Richmond is not only centrally located in Virginia, but also along the
East Coast. In fact, it is the middle point between Boston and Atlanta.
More than 50 percent of the country’s population is within a 750-mile
With a premier location, residents can travel easily, but most people find everything they enjoy close to home. Richmond offers a myriad of arts and entertainment venues, professional and college sports, friendly neighborhoods, historic sites and trendy shopping venues.
helpful links to learn more about Richmond
- City of Richmond, VA
- Richmond Metropolitan Convention & Visitors Bureau
- Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce
- Style Weekly
- Richmond, Virginia - Wikipedia