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Hills & Heights

Walk around Forest Hill and learn the history of local homes

Come out and learn the history of Forest Hill and its beautiful houses.




Join your neighbors on October 21st to learn about these structures among others and the people who resided in them during the Walking History Tour.

Meet at 9:30 in the Stone House in Forest Hill Park and view some very old photographs of the park and neighborhood. The walking tour starts at 10:00 and continues until noon. The cost (tax deductible) is $15 per person. There is no charge to members of Friends of Forest Hill Park.

Come and enjoy fresh air, a leisurely walk, and colorful narrative. A couple of the houses below.

The imposing iron gate and fence in front of this house came from a famous old Richmond landmark.

Much of the wood interior, including a curved staircase, was brought to this house from a mansion that stood on Porter Street circa 1850 in Manchester.

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Richard Hayes is the co-founder of RVAHub. When he isn't rounding up neighborhood news, he's likely watching soccer or chasing down the latest and greatest board game.