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Things to Do in Richmond, Virginia

Virginia’s capital has something for everyone. Find unique shops in Carytown, historic mansions along cobblestoned streets and top museums. Go white-water rafting, too, in this city by the James.

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Brown’s Island

Take in a concert on Brown’s Island. This 6-acre island on the James River plays frequent host to free outdoor concerts and festivals in the spring and summer. You’ll want to check out the weekly Friday Cheers concert series; foodies, meanwhile, will love the James River Beer and Seafood Festival.

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