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Hopewell & Old City Point, Richmond

Hopewell & Old City Point - Richmond, Virginia
Hopewell & Old City Point
4100 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860Map
Hopewell Visitors Center
+1 804 541 2461
Neighborhood: Outside the city
Overview

In 1864, General Grant selected City Point as the Union Headquarters. His T-shaped cabin still stands. Other attractions are: Appomattox Plantation (1763); Crescent Hills, a neighborhood with one of America's largest concentrations of Sears, Roebuck & Co. Catalog Houses by Mail; the home and burial place of the only son of Pocahontas and John Rolfe and Weston Manor, an elegant 18th-century Tidewater mansion. After touring local landmarks and historic sites, take in a show at the Swift Creek Mill Theater or enjoy seasonal riverside concerts. Hopewell is a 20-minute drive from Richmond. Take Exit 9A on I-95 south.

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