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Shockoe Slip, Richmond

Shockoe Slip - Richmond, Virginia
Shockoe Slip
12th Street and Main Street, Richmond, VA 23219Map
+1 804 643 7407 (Historic Richmond Foundation)
Neighborhood: Shockoe Slip
Overview

Shockoe Slip is the city's oldest mercantile district and was once the site of the State Capitol building. This area has been a bustling hub since the 17th century. Though the earliest buildings here were destroyed during the Civil War, original cobblestones and structures dating from 1868-1888 make this beautiful and historic area a perfect place for sightseeing. Shockoe also offers shopping, dining and entertainment.

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Shockoe Slip General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
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