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Living in Richmond

Richmond today is a thriving hub for culture, shopping and outdoor fun.  Its location on the river James leads to access to tubing, kayaking, paddle boarding, swimming and fishing within minutes of the university campus making it one of the best river towns in the country.

Richmond is nationally recognized as an up and coming food city with a dozen craft breweries downtown and plenty of vineyards, in the region. There is an active local music scene and a host of art museums and galleries. Whether your tastes include nature paintings, sculptures, avant-garde works or street art, you're sure to find something amazing.

For more information:

Virginia Commonwealth University
School of Dentistry
Philips Institute for Oral Health Research
W. Baxter Perkinson Jr. Building
Box 980566
1101 East Leigh Street
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0566
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