Ancients in the Neighborhood Walking

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Wednesday August 11

9:30 AM  –  11:00 AM

Join the Valentine for Teacher Professional Development workshops and learn creative ways to incorporate Richmond stories in your classroom as you explore national and local history. All programs are free and participants will be provided with a $10 gift card to Ms. Bee’s Cafe, a Valentine Membership and a Certificate of Professional Development Hours. 

On this walking tour through Richmond’s Court End neighborhood, students explore Richmond architecture influenced by Egypt, Greece and Ancient Rome. Stops include (but are not limited to) the 1812 Wickham House, Capitol Grounds, Egyptian Building and Monumental Church.


Following this program we will offer a Greek by Design Professional Development workshop at 11am that explores designs from Egypt, Greece and Ancient Rome in th e Valentine Wickham House.