Randolph-Macon is located in the metropolitan Richmond area, approximately 15 miles north of the city of Richmond. The college's location is also convenient for trips to Williamsburg, VA (45 minutes), Charlottesville, VA (1 hour), Washington, D.C. (approximately 2 hours), Baltimore, MD, (approximately 2.5 hours), Chapel Hill, NC (3 hours), and Charlotte, NC (4.5 hours).
Richmond, Virginia, is a metropolitan city established in 1607. Currently the Richmond/Petersburg area houses about 800,000 people. The average summer temperature is 76 degrees F and the average winter temperature is 39 degrees F. Our growing season is approximately 280 days.
The city is known both for its wide range of cultural activities, as well as the quaint neighborhoods that line its streets. Richmond is filled with great shopping, educational museums, and exciting outdoor and indoor leisure-time activities.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch - news, job information, classified adds, etc.
Richmond.com - entertainment calendars, employment information, local guides, news, weather, and visitor information
The Richmond Ballet
The Richmond Science Museum