Discover Hotel’s Historic Venues near the Richmond Airport
The Country Inn & Suites hotel in Petersburg is near a wealth of historical sites and attractions, including the Old Towne district, the Centre Hill Museum and the Siege Museum. Explore historic Fort Lee, shop at the Southpark Mall or enjoy a rainy day with your family bowling at the Walnut Hill Lanes. A little further away are famous Williamsburg and Busch Gardens, perfectly located for a day trip with your family. Nearby attractions include:
Take a day trip to one of these great Virginia attractions:
- Berkeley Plantation (19.6 miles)
Explore the gorgeous home of one of Virginia’s greatest families. The Berkeley Plantation was the birthplace of President William Henry Harrison as well as Benjamin Harrison, who signed the Declaration of Independence.
Phone: +1 (804) 829-6018
- Centre Hill Museum (4 miles)
Learn about the life of a prominent antebellum family and the role their home played in the Civil War.
Phone: +1 (804) 733-2401
- Farmers' Bank (5.6 miles)
Built in 1817, the unique Farmer's Bank is one of the oldest banks in the United States and still displays the original vault.
Phone: +1 (804) 733-2400
- Fort Lee (5.8 miles)
Fort Lee served as a base for US Quartermaster training during WWI and WWII and still runs as an excellent US Army training facility.
Phone: +1 (804) 734-7451
- Pamplin Historical Park & National Museum of the Civil War Soldier (7.4 miles)
History buffs will love this National Historic Landmark, one of America's premier Civil War history attractions. You don’t have to worry about the kids being bored: this park has enough activities to interest visitors of all ages.
Phone: +1 (804) 861-2408
- Petersburg National Battlefield (4 miles)
See history at this important Civil War battlefield that preserves key sites from the siege. You can also stop by the Visitor’s Center and walk the beautiful trails.
Phone: +1 (804) 732-3531
- Petersburg Regional Art Center (3.7 miles)
See the admirable skill of local artists at this 70-studio gallery.
Phone: +1 (804) 733-8200
- Richmond International Airport (27 miles)
Our hotel’s location near the Richmond Airport is a convenient 27 miles from the runway.
Phone: +1 (804) 226-3000
- Southpark Mall (6.7 miles)
For great shopping, the Southpark Mall features more than 80 name-brand stores, boutiques and restaurants.
Phone: +1 (804) 526-3900
- Virginia Motorsports Park (13.5 miles)
This 500-acre facility boasts a Drag Strip, Mud Bog Pit and a Motor Cross facility that has spectator seating and VIP tours.
Phone: +1 (804) 862-3174
- Walnut Hill Lanes (1.1 miles)
Spend a rainy day at this popular bowling and entertainment center that has activities, food, music and, of course, bowling lanes for the entire family to enjoy.
Phone: +1 (804) 732-5321
- Women of Silence Ministry (1.1 miles)
Phone: +1 (804) 733-7740
- Busch Gardens Williamsburg (53 miles)
Find entertainment and dining for the entire family at Busch Gardens with ten main stage shows, exciting adventure rides, a children’s area and a variety of shops and delicious dining.
Phone: +1 (800) 343-7946
- Colonial Williamsburg (49.5 miles)
Watch history come alive as you explore homes, shops and public buildings where men like Thomas Jefferson and Patrick Henry began the nation's revolution. Everyone in your family can enjoy activities and entertainment in this quaint, scenic town (and you might even meet Ben Franklin!).
Phone: +1 (800) 447-8679
- Kings Dominion (49 miles)
Whether you’re in the mood for live shows, death-defying roller coasters or exciting water park fun, Kings Dominion always has a great day of entertainment.
Phone: +1 (804) 876-5400