The people of Richmond love their city. We do too. The locals call it “RVA.”


It has an expansive history. It has a thriving lifestyle. And it has an exciting future. In addition to having enviable outdoor amenities (James River Park System, the best Urban Whitewater in North America), it has a bustling arts scene, a much-talked-about restaurant industry, and is a hotbed of start-ups and entrepreneurial industries.

You may want to see where Patrick Henry said, “Give me liberty or give me death.” You may want to explore the Richmond world of Edgar Allen Poe. Perhaps you want to tour our many murals that grace our buildings? Or shop and dine in our unique boutiques and eateries.

From world class universities to abundant wildlife, Richmond has it.