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The Azbells awoke Saturday to clouds and persistent rain showers, so we decided to postpone our trip to Thomas Jefferson's Monticello estate and take Laura to the Richmond Children's Museum, instead. As Laura walked in the rain with her jacket and umbrella throughout the day, she would intermittently say aloud, "Rain rain, go away!" We agreed with her.
I was not sure if my patience could withstand the chaos of a rainy Saturday morning at a ...
... James Madison and John Tyler, are buried there along with Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Other famed figures, like Gen. George Pickett whose brave and famous charge at the Battle of Gettysburg is the stuff of legend, also lie here. The Confederate Memorial at Hollywood, which is a stone pyramid, is among the largest monuments I’ve seen dedicated to the Lost Cause.
We soon moved to the Museum of the Confederacy and ...
... about how Laura, who is two-years-old, would handle two flights and a short layover, but she proved to be a trooper and a real joy with whom to travel. The iPad is perhaps the greatest invention for keeping a toddler's attention over an extended period of time, and she dozed off for a good, long nap, as well. When we arrived in Richmond, Laura donned her ladybug backpack and led
the family off of the plane just as ...
... speech in 1775 at St. John's Church, and the passage of the Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom written by Thomas Jefferson. And, of course, it served as the capital of the Confederate States of America, during the civil war.
Richmond Fun Fact: Since 2005 Richmond and the area of Carytown hosts an annual Zombie Walk! Hey,what more could visitors want!
So with plenty to do and see, we enjoy the historic James river canal walk, see ...
... who was a walking encyclopedia of Civil War history. We stood at Cementary Ridge and could picture the battle due to the excellent commentary from our ranger. Also toured the David Wills home where President Lincoln stayed and wrote the Gettysburg address that he read at the dedication of the Gettysburg National Cemetery. Final stop was Williamsburg for 2 days. We toured the Jamestown settlement and the Yorktown Victory Center. Jamestown had working recreations of ...