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Shockoe Slip, Richmond

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#13 of 16 in Historic Sites in Richmond
Historic Walking Area Tourist Spot
Shockoe Slip is located in Richmond. Plan your visit to Shockoe Slip and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Richmond vacation builder.
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  • Enjoyed walking around--limited interest, but cool for what it is: an area being gentrified and trying to build on its history.  more »
  • Cobblestone streets, old industrial building, tobacco industry structure and warehouses no longer in use. A great architectural rehabilitation already happened but there is still room for more improve...  more »
  • We stayed in the Residence Inn in Shock Slip and so many things were in walking distance including Tredegar Iron Works, Hollywood Cemetery, the VA capital building, the canal boat ride, and Belle Isle...  more »

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Richmond boasts a wide array of accommodations, including inns and national chain hotels. Those who want to take full advantage of the city's rich historical heritage should consider staying in the Northside area, home to a number of historic districts, or near the Boulevard, where you can find most of the city's museums. There are a number of apartment vacation rentals available in residential areas of the city; neighborhoods close to Virginia Commonwealth University are generally a safe bet for those wanting to take advantage of lively eateries, quirky stores, and bars.
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