This Hotel in Richmond near Area Attractions
Richmond is home to an assortment of museums, art galleries and cultural landmarks, and they're all right outside the door of the Country Inn & Suites. Within a few minutes of the hotel, experience ancient buildings in Richmond like Agecroft Hall and St. John's Church, or visit the Black History Museum to see rare artifacts chronicling the history of blacks in Virginia. The Country Inn & Suites is also convenient to several area universities, including Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Richmond.Nearby attractions include:
- Children's Museum of Richmond (5.5 miles)
Take the family for a day of interactive learning at this museum, which houses a variety of exhibits that kids are sure to love.
Phone: +1 (804) 474-7000
- Short Pump Town Center (5.5 miles)
Home to retailers like Abercrombie & Fitch, H&M, J.Crew and Macy's, this center is the perfect spot to get in some shopping.
Phone: +1 (804) 360-1700
- Science Museum of Virginia (6 miles)
Housing educational exhibits on space, the human body and animals, plus an IMAX theater, this museum offers fun for the whole family.
Phone: +1 (804) 864-1400
- Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (6.2 miles)
Art lovers will want to browse the collection at this museum, which includes works by Degas, Picasso and Renoir, as well as pieces from Egypt, Africa, China and Japan.
Phone: +1 (804) 340-1400
- Richmond International Raceway Complex (6.5 miles)
Experience the thrills of a NASCAR race and other exciting events throughout the year at this track.
Phone: +1 (866) 455-7223
- Agecroft Hall (6.8 miles)
Step back in time inside this historic, 15th-century home that was built in Lancashire, England, purchased in 1925, dismantled and reassembled in Richmond.
Phone: +1 (804) 353-4241
- University of Richmond (7 miles)
Located just a few miles from the Country Inn & Suites, this university offers undergraduate and graduate programs.
Phone: +1 (804) 289-8000
- Virginia Commonwealth University (7 miles)
This prestigious Virginia university has two campuses and offers a variety of academic programs.
Phone: +1 (804) 828-0100
- Historic Richmond Downtown (7.5 miles)
Drive a few miles into historic downtown Richmond and spend the day shopping at local boutiques and dining at area restaurants.
- Richmond Convention Center (7.5 miles)
With 700,000 square feet of space, the Richmond Convention Center hosts a variety of events throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (804) 783-7300
- Black History Museum (8 miles)
Learn about the history of blacks in Virginia through the fascinating exhibits at this museum, including Bill "Bojangles" Robinson's tap shoes.
Phone: +1 (804) 780-9093
- St. John's Church (9.1 miles)
Dating back to 1739, this church was the site where Patrick Henry delivered his famous "Give me liberty or give me death" speech.
Phone: +1 (804) 648-5015
- Canal Walk (9.6 miles)
Spend a sunny day strolling along this pathway that passes the James River, and Haxall and Kanawha canals.
Phone: +1 (804) 782-2777
- Museum and White House of the Confederacy (10.3 miles)
Experience Virginia's Civil War history through a tour of the restored White House of the Confederacy and artifacts like Robert E. Lee's "Appomattox" sword.
Phone: +1 (804) 649-1861
- King's Dominion (21.3 miles)
Experience the thrills of rides like the Anaconda or the Dominator at this Virginia amusement park.
Phone: +1 (804) 876-5000