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Libby Hill Park

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2801 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23223-7957
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family loves coming here. We watch fireworks here, walk around, take photos, have picnics. It's a great view of the city and the river.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RSMAURY
Reviewed October 26, 2018

The first weekend in October is Hogtoberfest in the Libby Hill Park. 10 or so BBQ trucks set up shop and bands play at a stage throughout the day from about noon until ????. When the weather is nice, aa good place to be, Parking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JDWL
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Area looks very run down. Sad to see that this are is not set up for visitors and not kept up. The city has areas that are very depressed. The industrial area around the river distracts from the beauty of Richmond.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ron L
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

You will get one of the best views of the city from this place. Really nice place for a evening stroll or to watch a fantastic sunset behind the city skyline.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

Libby Hill Park, created in 1851, is at the heart of the Libby Hill neighborhood in the Church Hill District in Richmond. The neighborhood, named for Luther Libby who built his home on the corner of Main and 29th Streets in Richmond, is also the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

One evening we were sightseeing and stopped at the park. I had seen it from below and wound up at the top of the hill. The view is grand. You can imagine Richmond as it was, and what it has become.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kganley626
Reviewed April 14, 2018

In addition to the statue of a confederate soldier, the views from this vantage point of the city are breathtaking - recommended

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Greg P
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Libby Hill Park is such a special spot, I am jealous of the residents who get to live here and visit whenever they want to. A nice place to gather friends or family or both and relax and take in the beautiful view. I especially...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SusB962
Reviewed December 7, 2017

This is a very small park but worth a visit as it sits high on a hill overlooking the downtown area of Richmond and the river. Parking was easy, and there's plenty of benches to sit on while you take in the view. We had...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank rduinc
Reviewed December 6, 2017

After Richmond on the Thames in London! The park is small but the view is amazing. Byrd stood on top of the hill and noticed how much the bend in the River reminded him of home on the Thames in London, hence why we are...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Carrie L
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