Broad Street Commercial Historic District
27 W Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Broad Street is a 15-mile (24-kilometer) long road located in the city of Richmond, Virginia. Its significance comes from the numerous commercial establishments built there throughout Richmond’s history. It stretches from downtown right in to the suburbs. Various retail stores, offices, shopping centers and malls adorn the street. It was once home to the historical theatres in the state, and a railway line that ran across the center of the now road. It is now home to several huge retailers, the Monumental Church, Library of Virginia, and more.