Get ready for a journey through time as you step into the Dabbs House Museum. This historic house features a research library and exhibit galleries to help bring you back into the past to the time of the Civil War. General Robert E. Lee used the Dabbs House as his field headquarters for a summer during 1862. Come take a tour of the museum to learn more about this incredibly 200-year-old house that went from family home to police station. The programs also include education about the role of African-Americans at the house and during the Civil War.
Three Lakes Park & Na
Take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and relax in the great outdoors at the Three Lakes Park & Nature Center. This fantastic space provides 90 acres of outdoor fun and educational exhibits. Fish on two of the three lakes, or head to the Nature Center and check out the fascinating animal exhibits, as well as the stunning aquarium. Your kids will love learning more about nature and wildlife while they have a good time in the sunshine. Also available to you is a picnic shelter, playground, and walking trails for everyone to use year-round.
For those craving a bit of the Old World in their diet, European Taste is the place for you. This restaurant is a favorite among locals in Henrico. Patrons were pleasantly surprised at how delicious the food was, how pleasant the staff is, and how affordable everything was. European Taste is known for its neighborhood atmosphere that makes everyone feel like they are part of the family. Try everything from the Hungarian goulash to the Dolmathakia to the puff pastry with meat. All of the dishes are sure to please the taste buds and leave you satisfied.