Photo by Nancy Witham
Video by Cassie Creates
Enjoy a fascinating walking tour of the beautiful and historic Hollywood Cemetery. Learn about the cemetery’s history, artwork, symbolism and famous residents, including two U.S. Presidents, writer Ellen Glasgow, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Generals George Pickett and J.E.B. Stuart.
Where to meet
Meet at the Hollywood Cemetery entrance at Cherry and Albemarle streets, near the rear of the stone structure to the left.
Please note that this tour is 1.5 to 2 miles and involves several inclines. Comfortable shoes and water are recommended.
$15 per person.
$5 for Valentine Members
Cash or check.
Thursday Evening Highlights of Hollywood Cemetery
Third Thursday of the month, May-September | 6-8 p.m.
Saturday Hollywood Specialty Tours
Second Saturday of each month, April-October | 2-4 p.m.
Sunday Tours of Hollywood Cemetery
Fourth Sunday of each month, April-October
Every Sunday in November | 2-4 p.m.
The Valentine offers a full schedule of walking and bus tours of city neighborhoods, waterways, parks, retail districts, historic sites and battlefields. Led by a master guide, one of our tours is the best way to experience the city's rich past, present and future.
Richmond History Tours are made possible by a generous partnership with Hollywood Cemetery!