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Richmond overview

Richmond is a budget-friendly place distinct for its natural features and theaters, and known for its college atmosphere and shops. You'll enjoy Richmond's dancing and sports. Plan a fun excursion to Commonwealth Stadium and Rupp Arena. University of Kentucky and Mary Todd Lincoln House are popular places to visit. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, Richmond is for you.

Where to stay in Richmond

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Richmond has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Richmond with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Richmond hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Richmond hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Richmond

Fly in to Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass), 26 mi (41.8 km) from downtown Richmond.

What to see around Richmond

Known for its family-friendly sights such as:
  • • Paradise Cove Aquatic Center
  • • Wolf Run Wildlife Reserve
The area's theater and cultural sights stand out, and places to visit include:
  • • EKU Center for the Arts
  • • Kentucky River Museum
  • • Lancaster Grand Theatre
  • • Singletary Center for the Arts
  • • Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
It's well known for its natural features and these favorite places for nature lovers:
  • • Lake Reba
  • • Raven Run Nature Sanctuary
  • • Boone Station State Historic Site
  • • Jacobson Park
  • • Community Park
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • Richmond Centre Mall
  • • Fayette Mall
  • • The Mall At Lexington Green
  • • Victorian Square Mall
Take some time to explore campus or the area surrounding:
  • • Eastern Kentucky University
  • • Berea College
  • • University of Kentucky
  • • Transylvania University
  • • The Thoroughbred Center
Some popular places in the area include:
  • • Commonwealth Stadium
  • • Rupp Arena
  • • Mary Todd Lincoln House
  • • Keeneland Racing Course

When to visit Richmond

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 65°F day, 28°F night
  • April-June: 87°F day, 43°F night
  • July-September: 87°F day, 54°F night
  • October-December: 74°F day, 28°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 10.55 inches
  • April-June: 13.62 inches
  • July-September: 11.89 inches
  • October-December: 11.22 inches