Camp Lee, now known as Fort Lee, opened in 1917 to train soldiers for World War I.
The Aluminaut was an experimental deep sea submarine first conceived by the Reynolds Corporation in the 1940’s.
The Science Museum of Virginia was once was Richmond’s Union Station, a hub for train travel.
Eleanor Parker Sheppard was a political force in Richmond during the 1950’s and 1960’s.
Coming up during a very challenging time for racial equality, Captain Hansford Bayton got a group of white investors to purchase a steamboat…
There is expected to be a ground breaking for ‘Mantle’ in 2017.
Elizabeth Van Lew hated slavery so much, she decided to do something about it.
Monumental Church stands where a fire killed 72 people inside a packed theatre on December 26, 1811.
In 1950, the City of Richmond hired its first African American firefighters; they were members of Engine Company Number 9.
The bell hung and rang at the original 1749 Chesterfield Courthouse.
The Richmond Police Museum includes 150 years worth of memorabilia from the department.
Members of the Wolf Creek Cherokee Tribe drum to keep their history alive.
Virginia Randolph was an African American educator in Henrico in the late 1800’s.
This monument will be the first of its kind at any state capitol in the United States.
Most Virginians don’t know about the African-Americans who were elected to serve in state government in the years shortly after the Civil Wa…
Barbara Waller Nealy was in the crowd on August 28, 1963 for the March on Washington.