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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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  • beautiful capital hill - many historic monuments very nice place to visit. nice church behind it too - wish we had more time would have liked to take daytime pics  more »
  • History is definitely here. Well kept and nice walking. Parking is a real problem, so parking lots/garages likely necessity.  more »
  • 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 »
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  • 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.
  • The Capitol grounds are beautiful. You can take a tour or walk around by yourself. Incredible architecture. Profound history.
  • Very beautiful place to visit. So much history to see. The grounds are meticulously maintained. Visited during a Segway tour.
  • Great sitting gardens. Bring a book and you might enjoy the day away in fresh air and quiet.
  • Fascinating tour. Beautiful architecture. So much history happened here!

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