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Shockoe Slip, Richmond

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#12 of 16 in Historic Sites in Richmond
Shockoe Slip is located in Richmond. Work out when and for how long to visit Shockoe Slip and other Richmond attractions using our handy Richmond trip planner.
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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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