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Who Is Downtown?

Our current exhibition explores the University of Richmond’s downtown beginnings, UR Downtown’s historic building, and our downtown neighborhood.Learn more

Heart of the City

UR Downtown is located near the Virginia State Capitol, City Hall, Dominion Energy Center for the Performing Arts, and so much more.


Richmond on Broad Café

Operated by University of Richmond’s Dining Services and open to the community, Richmond on Broad Café serves breakfast, lunch, and mid-afternoon refreshments.Visit the Cafe
COVID-19 Update

In alignment with the University's response to COVID-19, UR Downtown and Richmond on Broad Café is currently closed.

We are working diligently with the United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg to explore remote opportunities for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and will post updates here.

Celebrating 10 Years Downtown

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Events at UR Downtown

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University-sponsored events in 2018-19, including classes, public events, and community dinners
community-sponsored events in 2017-18, including workshops, board meetings, and film screenings
volunteers supported the tax site at UR Downtown and processed $265,448 in federal refunds
Downtown Snapshots