Finding the ways we honor U.S. Presidents in Richmond


Thomas Jefferson has a statue in the lobby of the Jefferson HotelRichmond has statues, monuments or cemetery statuary for five U.S. Presidents:

For the Southerners, Jefferson Davis was the President of the Confederacy and has a monument on Monument Avenue and is buried at Hollywood Cemetery.

See more statues and monuments or check for where they are located on the Statues and Monuments page.

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One response to this post.

  1. Posted by Massey on March 22, 2011 at 9:43 am

    Don’t forget about the original life-size marble statue of George Washington by Jean-Antoine Houdon that stands inside the center of the Capitol. That’s a pretty special one since I believe it is the only statue that Washington actually sat for.

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