Our most popular walking tour! Enjoy the lights and glitter of Monument Avenue while it's decked out for the holidays. This early evening stroll combines history with a touch of glitz! Dress for the weather, and bring a flashlight. Reservations required: (804) 649-0711 x301. Meet at the Lee Monument at Allen and Monument avenues.

$10 per person

$5 for History Center Members

Walk-ups welcome.

Cash or check, or purchase online at richmondhistorytours.com.

On-street parking.

This tour is presented as part of the Richmond History Tours program, a service of the Valentine Richmond History Center. 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.


  • Occurred Friday, December 27th, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


Lee Monument

Monument Ave and N Allen Avenue
Richmond, VA 23220

The Valentine collects, preserves and interprets Richmond's history through exhibitions, programs, tours, special events and stewardship of the 1812 Wickham House and the Edward V. Valentine Sculpture Studio.