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Libby Hill Park

57 locals recommend ·

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Michael
Michael
January 7, 2020
Great views of the city and the river. There's also a placard describing "The View that Named Richmond" here.
Gayle
Gayle
February 15, 2020
15 min walk. Great view of the river. The view that named the city. Poe's pub is located at the bottom of the hill!
Cheryl
Cheryl
May 12, 2019
The best view in Richmond
Kelley
Kelley
November 14, 2019
In 1737, William Byrd II looked out over the James River into the surrounding woodlands and declared that he was reminded of his home upon the Thames, Richmond Hill, England. It was from this site, now Libbie Hill Park, that our Capital city was born and so named, hence its title, The view that…
Sarah
Sarah
November 25, 2019
This park in Church Hill has some of the best views of the city and the James River.

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Location
2801 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23223
Phone+1 804-646-0036
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 9:00 PM