Details: Richmond, Va.
Richmond is about 109 miles south of Washington on Interstate 95. After 95 becomes I-64, take Exit 78 (Boulevard) south and follow the blue attraction signs for the Virginia Historical Society.
Grace Manor Inn
1853 W. Grace St., 804-353-4334
Bed-and-breakfast, rooms start at $150.
Comfort Inn Conference Center Midtown
3200 W. Broad St., 804-359-4061
Rooms from $59.95.
700 N. Sheppard St., 804-353-6002.
Italian fare, including choices for vegans/vegetarians. Entrees: $6.95-$14.95.
Bandito's Burrito Lounge
2905 Patterson Ave., 804-354-9999
Mexican fare includes black bean tacos and cheese enchiladas for $1.95 and $5.50-$8.50 lunch specials.
2922 Park Ave.,
Cajun-Caribbean-Southern fare with barbecued braised pork shank ($17.25), jerk chicken ($14.95) and catfish po'boys ($8.50).
Virginia Historical Society
428 N. Boulevard,
Galleries open Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 1-5 p.m.
Confederate Memorial Chapel
2900 Grove Ave.,
Open Wednesday-Sunday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free.