Blues Armory (Richmond City Department of Fire and Emergency Services Administration)

The Blues Armory is a large brick armory in downtown . Housing the Richmond Light Infantry Blues, the castle-like structure originally served multiple purposes, with a food market on the ground floor and a drill hall for the National Guard of the United States on the top floor.

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Theater
is a performing arts center in Richmond, Virginia that includes the and the theater formerly known as the Carpenter Theatre Center for the Performing Arts. is situated 770 feet southwest of Blues Armory (Richmond City Department of Fire and Emergency Services Administration). Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

Stadium
Richmond Coliseum was an arena located in , with a capacity of 13,500 that was most often used for various large concerts. is situated 530 feet northeast of Blues Armory (Richmond City Department of Fire and Emergency Services Administration). Photo: Mentes, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a historic house museum and National Historic Landmark at 818 East Marshall Street in . is situated 830 feet southeast of Blues Armory (Richmond City Department of Fire and Emergency Services Administration). Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Historic building
The is a 23-story Art Deco skyscraper located in . is situated 1300 feet west of Blues Armory (Richmond City Department of Fire and Emergency Services Administration). Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Downtown district of includes the business district, Shockoe, Jackson Ward and Tobacco Row.

Suburb
is a historically African-American district in with a long tradition of African-American businesses. Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

is the capital of , a state in the . Photo: jeff horne, CC BY 2.0.

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