Links and resources about the Richmond area, including local government, history, culture, etc.
Last Updated: Feb 10, 2014
City of Richmond
Official web site for the City of Richmond. Contact city officials, obtain information about business, services and other points of interest
Practical information about the City of Richmond and local colleges, attractions and services, including area libraries.
Greater Richmond Partnership
Information about businesses and economic development in the greater Richmond area. Includes statistics and a business directory with links to company websites.
More links to Richmond area resources maintained by the University of Richmond.
Provides information and resources on Richmond area nonprofit organizations.
Hands On Greater Richmond
Networking website for volunteers in the Greater Richmond area.
A guide to museums in Richmond, Virginia.
Library of Virginia
In addition to historical documents about the state, it also holds information specific to the Richmond area, including:City/County Information: City Directories, History narratives, Complete run of Richmond phonebooks, City Magazines, City/County Records
Web site with current daily issue of the newspaper. Library holds paper copies of past three months, as well as microfilm, 1920-present.
Monthly publication includes feature stories, especially guides to restaurants, influential professionals, earnings, places to work, etc.
Local news and features, entertainment and cultural calendars, restaurant listings, reviews, menu guides, classifieds, and personals.
Richmond Free Press
Local news publication
Local News Publication
Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970 - Virginia
Large-scale plans of Virginia cities and towns, created to assist fire insurance companies assess the risk associated with insuring a particular property