Book Our Hotel near Historic Richmond Attractions
Get swept up in the rich history of Richmond as you tour destinations like Agecroft Hall, St. John's Church and the American Civil War Museum during your stay at the Country Inn & Suites, Richmond West. Located just off I-64 and I-95, our hotel also offers quick commutes to heart-pounding excitement at the Richmond International Raceway and, perennial favorite of kids everywhere, Kings Dominion amusement park. Find the perfect graduation outfit at Short Pump Town Center and then attend the ceremony itself at the nearby University of Richmond or at Virginia Commonwealth University. Traveling with young ones? Mix learning with fun at the fantastic Children's Museum of Richmond.Set your sights on these local attractions:
- Children's Museum of Richmond (5.5 miles)
From practical exhibits like The Grocery Store and The Book Nook to more animated exhibits like The Star Bright Stage and The Dig Pit, this interactive museum is sure to bring a sparkle to your child’s eye.
Phone: +1 (804) 474-7070
- Short Pump Town Center (5.5 miles)
While you're taking a break from shopping at stores like LOFT, H&M, Urban Outfitters and Gap, enjoy a meal at restaurants like The Cheesecake Factory, Chick-fil-A and California Pizza Kitchen.
Phone: +1 (804) 360-1700
- Science Museum of Virginia (6 miles)
Uncover the mysteries of the human body, nature’s creatures and the galaxy at this impressive science museum that inspires visitors to ask questions about the world in which they live. Check out the IMAX theater, and see science in a whole new light.
Phone: +1 (804) 864-1400
- Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (6 miles)
Learn something new about ancient American art, 21st-century art and everything in between at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
Phone: +1 (804) 340-1400
- Richmond International Raceway (6.5 miles)
Feel the rumble of the engines rattle your body as you watch expert drivers hurtle down this three-quarter-mile track on Sunday afternoons.
Phone: +1 (866) 455-7223
- Agecroft Hall (7 miles)
Built in 15th-century Lancashire, England, Agecroft Hall was later purchased, dismantled and reassembled in Richmond. Discover the building’s intricate historical architecture, and explore the grounds' beautiful Elizabethan knot garden.
Phone: +1 (804) 353-4241
- University of Richmond (7 miles)
Founded in 1830, this institute of higher education focuses on the liberal arts and provides students with a well-rounded education supported by strong arts and athletics programs.
Phone: +1 (804) 289-8000
- Virginia Commonwealth University (7 miles)
With unique academic programs like Product Innovation and ambitious ventures like becoming the first school of social work in the South, VCU leads the way in diverse educational undertakings.
Phone: +1 (804) 828-0100
- Historic Richmond Downtown (7.5 miles)
Saved from demolition in the 1920s, Richmond’s historic neighborhoods not only carry on the legacy of Virginia’s capital, but also promote a thriving downtown of charming boutiques and restaurants.
- Greater Richmond Convention Center (7.5 miles)
The largest convention center in Virginia, this complex consists of an exhibit hall pavilion of more than 178,000 square feet, a ballroom, a banquet hall and more than 80,000 square feet of meeting space spread out in 32 individual meeting rooms.
Phone: +1 (804) 783-7300
- St. John's Church (9 miles)
Visit the place where Patrick Henry stood when he spoke the famous words, "Give me liberty or give me death."
Phone: +1 (804) 648-5015
- Canal Walk (9.5 miles)
Spot statues and exhibits describing hundreds of years of Virginian history as you take a leisurely stroll along the James River.
Phone: +1 (804) 782-2777
- The American Civil War Museum (10.5 miles)
This museum offers the largest collection of Confederate Civil War artifacts in the world, ranging from photographs and letters to battle swords and flags.
Phone: +1 (804) 649-1861
- Kings Dominion (21.5 miles)
Spend a day at this amusement park and find your inner kid screaming with glee on roller coasters and waterpark rides. Don't miss stage productions and tasty bites at various on-site restaurants.
Phone: +1 (804) 876-5000