Richmond Discoveries

School Tours

“[The tour guides] went above-and-beyond to accommodate us and keep the students engaged and excited about history.”

Dana, Fairfax County Public Schools

"I just wanted to thank you for a WONDERFUL trip.  The kids (and adults!) had a great time."

Katie, Fairfax County Public Schools

"We absolutely loved our tour guides!  You all just made the trip for us.  Thank you so much for teaching us all about Richmond."

Cheri, Chesterfield County Public Schools




Richmond Discoveries has partnered with the Hanover Tavern Foundation since 2012 to present this exciting living history opportunity to local Virginia Studies students. For a small fee, students visit SEVEN living history stations, ranging from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War.

“I’ve been teaching for 10 years and this is the best field trip I have ever been on.”           
      ~ Louisa County, Virginia teacher

“I am not exaggerating when I say that was THE BEST field trip I have ever been on.”
      ~ Private School Administrator

“I'd like to thank you for an outstanding field trip today, adults and children alike absolutely loved it!! …  Thank you so much again for a wonderful experience, we would fully support another visit if it happens again next year!!”
      ~ Hanover County, Virginia teacher

Contact Hanover Tavern at (804) 537-5050 x22 or for information. Grant-funding is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Adobe software required for all downloads.



Richmond Discoveries

Tel:  804-222-8595    Fax:  804-222-8596
1701 Williamsburg Rd.  Richmond, VA  23231

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