Thing to Do

Jackson Ward Walking Tour

6 row red-brick houses lining Leigh Street, each with a porch
Quality Row is just one of the stops on the Jackson Ward Audio Tour

NPS Photo/Maggie L. Walker NHS

The Jackson Ward Walking Tour is a self-guided audio tour exploring the history of the Jackson Ward community in Richmond, Virginia. The tour visits many locations relating to the many individuals who lived in Jackson Ward during the early 1900's, including Maggie L. Walker. The tour visits 13 different historic locations throughout the Jackson Ward National Historic Landmark District and typically takes around 1 to 1.5 hours to complete.
Entrance fees may apply, see Fees & Passes information.
Accessibility Information
The Jackson Ward Audio Tour has both audio and transcripts available along with maps available at the Maggie L. Walker visitor center

Maggie L Walker National Historic Site

Last updated: May 26, 2021