Oct 13

history houndsDogs are invited to join their owners for this walking tour of Hollywood Cemetery, presented in partnership with the Richmond SPCA. Dogs must have current shots, mix well with others and remain leashed. Owners are responsible for water and cleaning up after their dogs. Reservations are required.

Enjoy a fascinating walking tour of Richmond’s beautiful and iconic Hollywood Cemetery, the scenic final resting place for some of Virginia’s most well-known historical figures. Learn about the cemetery’s history, artwork and famous residents, including two U.S. Presidents, writer Ellen Glasgow, the Confederate President and numerous other celebrated individuals.Please note that this tour is 1.5 to 2 miles and involves several inclines. Comfortable shoes and water are recommended.

The tour lasts from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. $15 per person or $5 for Valentine Members. Children under 18 are FREE. Admission includes a $5 donation to the Friends of Hollywood Cemetery for ongoing restoration. Tour guides will accept cash or check. Walk-ups are welcome!