BELVIDERE TO 2ND STREET AND WEST MARSHALL TO I-95
- Jackson Ward is one of the nation’s most important centers of African American culture. Originally a center of African-American-owned businesses, banks, fraternal orders, and other social institutions.
- Contains one of the largest concentrations of pre-Civil War houses in Richmond and is known for its architecturally diverse neighborhood with a wide variety of styles that include Greek Revival, Italianate, Federal, and Victorian.
- Jackson Ward’s ornate, cast-iron porches are second only to those of New Orleans.