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WVCE will auction items from the canceled PBS period drama “Mercy Street” Nov. 3-5. more

Nov 2, 2017 2:41 PM Stage & Screen

The CEO of the American Civil War Museum answers our pressing questions. more

Oct 20, 2017 4:14 PM NEWS & FEATURES

If we want to make the best decisions for Richmond's future, we need to educate ourselves on its past. more

Aug 20, 2017 6:30 AM Sunday Story

The conversation over the Confederate monuments in Richmond is older than the statues themselves; we’ve compiled coverage from Richmond magazine chronicling the ongoing debate. more

Aug 14, 2017 12:48 PM News

American Civil War Museum construction moves ahead with new architects. more

Mar 17, 2017 4:02 PM News

A new documentary examines the dynamic between the nation's founders who espoused liberty but kept slaves. more

Feb 20, 2017 12:03 PM Stage & Screen

The original PBS drama series “Mercy Street,” shot in Richmond and Petersburg, returns for its second season. more

Jan 20, 2017 10:22 AM Datebook

A new film premiering at the VMFA Jan. 20 explores "The Gilded Age" of American economic might, which set the nation on a course for prosperity — and war. more

Jan 19, 2017 11:44 AM Stage & Screen

Some of Richmond's most brilliant minds converged at the second portion of the Unmasking series and examined how race filters into many aspects of the city's past and present. more

Jan 13, 2017 4:32 PM NEWS & FEATURES

What should be done with the remains of these unknown 19th-century Richmonders, found in a well on VCU's campus 22 years ago? more

Jun 5, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story 1 Comments

History, antiques and tomatoes — a tour of the “Ville” from one of its residents. more

May 24, 2016 11:50 AM R•HOME 1 Comments

In Central Virginia, many adventures in history are just down the road more

Feb 18, 2016 9:44 AM Travel

From Sourcebook 2016: Moments in Richmond’s history that pushed the region forward more

Feb 16, 2016 12:01 PM

Richmonders want a physical site that recognizes the city’s long overlooked role in the domestic slave trade and its implications. But when and where will they finally receive it? more

Jan 26, 2016 12:29 PM Features

The Richmond-filmed PBS series "Mercy Street" strives for accuracy in its portrayal of medicine as practiced in the Civil War era. more

Jan 14, 2016 3:33 PM Health

Nathan Vernon Madison started out researching text for interpretive signs at the Tredegar Iron Works site. What he found was a rich history of men and machines pitted against nature, war, economic vagaries and the bonds of families. more

Dec 16, 2015 3:05 PM Arts

Who had good year? And who didn’t? The year that was, summed up more

Dec 7, 2015 1:46 PM , , , , Features

Visit the set of upcoming PBS series 'Mercy Street' and watch our interview with Executive Producer Lisa Wolfinger. more

Dec 2, 2015 10:41 AM

Reconstruction in Richmond advanced political and educational changes for blacks through the 1890s, but many of those gains evaporated as the federal government looked the other way more

Nov 9, 2015 12:39 PM Features

A peek inside this month's issue of Richmond magazine more

Oct 26, 2015 2:35 PM

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