Discover Richmond

The RTD’s Discover Richmond touches on history, people, food, culture, travel and more – the topics that help define our great city and region. Enjoy the journey!

February/March 2019 Edition

For a fresh look at familiar places, check out the RTD’s new Discover Richmond magazine.

Our daring duo – that’s columnist Bill Lohmann and photographer Bob Brown – go on another wide-ranging adventure this year. From roller-coaster hills to coal-mining depths, they take you behind the scenes. They get rare access to reveal surprising perspectives and details on our region’s past and present.

For a safer path to surprises, maybe explore … the library, of all places. If you think the modern public library is still about bookshelves and whispering, guess again.

More twists? We highlight the often overlooked Virginians who, in the heart of the Confederacy, supported the Union cause during the Civil War.

We also check out the seafaring story that saved Jamestown. … We traverse a truly unique bridge. … And we hit everything from wine to wallpaper to one whopper of a bird that once soared over Virginia.

The RTD’s Discover Richmond – enjoy the journey!

Highlights from Previous editions

Sunday, April 15, 2018
Saturday, April 14, 2018
Sunday, February 18, 2018
Sunday, April 16, 2017

Richmond being a hot restaurant town, we wanted to dig into its vein of culinary creativity. Writer Joan Tupponce and photographer Julia Rendleman sought out a baker's dozen of notable local chefs to get behind the dish – to hear about what inspired them to craft an item that reflects their …

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Where To Buy

Discover Richmond Purchase Options

Current and past editions of the Discover Richmond magazine can be purchased at our online shop or by calling the front counter of our downtown offices at (804) 649-6261.