620 West Main Street
Richmond, VA 23220
+1 804 646 5733 (City Park Council)
One of the oldest parks in the area, Monroe Park is spread across 7.5 acres (three hectares) of land. It includes towering magnolia and oak trees, verdant lawns, and is home to a variety of birds and animals. The park often conducts agricultural exhibitions and events, and is also used by the students of the Commonwealth University. Monroe Park is accessible from dawn to dusk.