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Ashland

Known for Theme Parks, Universities and Soccer

A college vibe, sports teams, and sights from Hanover Country Club to Ashland/Hanover Visitor's Center—discover it all in Ashland.

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A college vibe, sports teams, and sights from Hanover Country Club to Ashland/Hanover Visitor's Center—discover it all in Ashland.

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Spend some time admiring the beautiful and diverse floral displays featured in this superb botanical garden, one of the finest in the country.

Conduct experiments, enter a working laboratory and learn how to be environmentally friendly at this interactive science museum.

This museum houses Russian jewels, impressionist masters and ancient relics in its vast and varied collection.

Visit the oldest English-speaking Legislature in the U.S. and get a taste of Virginia’s unique history at the State’s government building.

You can enjoy some retail therapy with a trip to Broad Street, a favorite shopping spot in Richmond. While you're here, you can savor the top-notch restaurants.

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Discover downtown Richmond Richmond’s revitalized Arts District, spanning parts of Jackson Ward and Monroe Ward, will capture your imagination with a mix of historically-significant architecture, under-the-radar restaurants, and inspiring art galleries.

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Zip around Richmond's waterfront attractions and historic sights with the ease of a Segway on this fun-filled adventure with an experienced guide. Explore the Canal Walk and buzz by Civil-war era bridges, glide past exhibit-filled museums, and learn more about the city's past.

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Turn Richmond into your playground during a guided history tour of the Virginian capital. Venture aboard a classic trolley and head to a series of the city's beloved landmarks, including the site where Patrick Henry delivered an influential speech, as well as edifices that date back to the Civil War.

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Soak up the rich history of Richmond during a guided visit to the Hollywood Cemetery via energy-efficient electric car. A knowledgeable local escorts you through the grounds, revealing the final resting place for esteemed United States presidents, governors, and soldiers.

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Embark on an interactive experience of Richmond as you explore the city while following clues and completing unique challenges. See and learn about landmarks such as the Virginia State Capitol and the American Civil War Museum, solving fun and fascinating puzzles along the way.

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Using your smartphone, you'll be given nearly 150 objects to find during your scavenger hunt. You'll then wander throughout the downtown area searching for the items. Once you've found the object, you'll send a photo in to score points.