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Carytown, Richmond

4.3
#1 of 8 in Neighborhoods in Richmond
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Shopping
Touted as "a mile of style," Carytown melds eclectic dining, shopping, and independent specialty shops. Voted the "Best Shopping Neighborhood in Virginia," the area's more than 300 businesses are locally owned and unique to this location, featuring fashion, health and beauty, home décor, and more. You'll also discover local landmarks here, like Cary Court, the oldest outdoor shopping center on the East Coast, and the Byrd Theater, in operation since 1928. With our online itinerary creator, Richmond attractions like Carytown can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Carytown is a nice area a few miles from downtown Richmond. Easily accessed on GRTC bus 5. Lots of good restaurants and quirky shops.  more »
  • We visited Carytown while we were in Richmond. Family oriented area. Lots of people and dogs walking and jogging or riding bikes. Cute shops. Lots of amenities. We loved the environment and the...  more »

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