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Capitol Square Park, Richmond

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Capitol Square Park is located in Richmond. A visit to Capitol Square Park represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Richmond trip itinerary builder site to plot your vacation.
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  • September 26, 2017
    History is definitely here. Well kept and nice walking. Parking is a real problem, so parking lots/garages likely necessity.  more »
  • July 16, 2017
    Capitol Square in Richmond is an oasis in the middle of Downtown Richmond. Full of history this park gives you the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and view the historic capitol designed by Thomas Je...  more »
  • June 2, 2017
    My wife and I walked to the Capitol Square Park from our lodging at The Berkeley Hotel, named for the Berkeley estate in Virginia. There are free tours of the Virginia State Capitol building on the ho...  more »
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  • May 30, 2017
    So much history in one place..George Washington! Civil Rights! Edgar Allen Poe! Great monuments. And, added benefit, one of the biggest concentrations of pokestops in the city.
  • May 11, 2017
    The Capitol grounds are beautiful. You can take a tour or walk around by yourself. Incredible architecture. Profound history.
  • June 5, 2017
    Very beautiful place to visit. So much history to see. The grounds are meticulously maintained. Visited during a Segway tour.
  • June 21, 2017
    Great sitting gardens. Bring a book and you might enjoy the day away in fresh air and quiet.
  • June 12, 2017
    Fascinating tour. Beautiful architecture. So much history happened here!

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