Sandston is close to a diverse collection of Richmond’s well-known sights. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s list is the fascinating Virginia Aviation Museum and the much-loved Dorey Park. Two more worthwhile attractions close by Sandston are the Classic Amphitheatre at Strawberry Hill and the Richmond National Battlefield Park.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the Museum of the Confederacy, the Edgar Allan Poe Museum and the Virginia Holocaust Museum.
Grab a map and a camera and discover the many fascinating attractions Richmond has to offer. The St. John's Episcopal Church, Monumental Church and the Richmond St. Paul's Episcopal Church offer those exploring Richmond the opportunity to better understand the religious history of the area.
Spend an afternoon with fellow sports fans at Richmond Coliseum, cheering on the popular Richmond Raiders. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear blue, black, silver and white, the colors of the Richmond Raiders.
When you’re ready to rest up after discovering the charming streets of Sandston, check in to one of the area's many accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Omni Richmond Hotel, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Richmond Downtown, and the popular Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Downtown.