Capitol Square: Jefferson, Washington and Spielberg Walking Tour

Take a walking tour of Capitol Square and tour the interior of the Capitol afterwards.  Learn about the Capitol building designed by Jefferson, the Executive Mansion and the many monuments and memorials on the grounds, and hear about the filming of Spielberg's "Lincoln", for which the Square was the biggest backdrop.  Includes a tour of the State Capitol. Meet at Capitol Square’s 9th and Grace Street gate.

$15 per person
$5 for Valentine Members and children under 12
Cash or check
On-street parking

This tour is presented as part of the Richmond History Tours program, a service of the Valentine. We offer a full schedule of walking and bus tours of city neighborhoods, waterways, parks, retail districts, historic sites and battlefields. Led by a trained master guide, a Richmond History Tour is the best way to experience the city’s rich past, present and future.

Event Dates/Times

 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


 $15 ($5 for Valentine members and children under 12)