Richmond is the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. During the Revolutionary War period, several notable events occurred in the city, including Patrick Henry's "Give me liberty or give me death" speech in 1775 at St. John's Church. During the American Civil War, Richmond served as the capital of the Confederate States of America
Richmond International Airport (RIC)
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Richmond has a humid subtropical climate with hot and humid summers and generally mild winters. The mountains to the west act as a partial barrier to outbreaks of cold, continental air in winter.
Maymont, Virginia Capitol Building, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Canal Walk, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Virginia Holocaust Museum, Museum and White House of the Confederacy, Hollywood Cemetery, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Carytown