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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 40
Chesterfield, VA 23832-0040

Street Address
Administration Building
9800 Government Center Parkway
Chesterfield, VA 23832Map this 

Phone Numbers
Office (804) 748-1161
Fax (804)748-7609

TTY/TDD (804) 717-6700

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Tourism and Leisure
Tourism and Leisure - More to Do in Chesterfield


Golfing - Open to the Public  

8511 Royal Birkdale Dr.

The First Tee Chesterfield
6736 Hunting Creek Dr.
North Chesterfield, VA 23237

Holiday Golf Driving Range
11402 Jefferson Davis Highway   

Ironbridge Sports Park
11400 Ironbridge Road
Chester, VA 23831

Oasis Sports Park
15300 Cosby Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832

River's Bend Country Club
260 Meadowville Road

Rockwood Golf Park
(Driving range)
10239 Hull Street Road

Windy Hills Sports Complex
16500 Midlothian Turnpike

Collegiate School Aquatic Center  
5050 Ridgedale Parkway
Richmond, VA 23234

Uptown Alley
6101 Brad McNeer Parkway
Midlothian, VA 23112


 IceZoneRichmond's only year-round indoor ice-skating facility.  Public skate sessions, group and figure skating lessons are available. The forum also offers hockey and pickup hockey sessions.

636 Johnston Willis Drive

Metro Richmond Zoo 

Zoo(2)More than 600 animals are displayed in spacious, naturalistic exhibits. Giraffe, zebra, gazelles, kangaroos, ostrich, camels, waterfowl, chimpanzees, tigers (1 white), lions, and a new nocturnal exhibit featuring bats and sloths, and more than 200 monkeys are just some of the animals currently at the zoo.

Hours are 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Monday through Saturday.
Closed Sundays.

8300 Beaver Bridge Road

Southside Speedway 

NASCAR runs every Friday night at the toughest short track in the South. Races are held from  April to September at the one-third mile asphalt oval track. The track has been in operation for 50 years. Auto racing at the Southside Speedway is recognized as the longest continuous running professional sport in the metropolitan Richmond area. The arena seats about 4,200 fans and features family entertainment.

Genito Road

PaintballPaintball Parks 

Amelia Paintball Park
6851 Courthouse Road

KPS Paintball
10220 Hull Street Road


Chesterfield Theatre Co.
Centralia and Shiloh Roads

Swift Creek Mill Playhouse
Rt. 1, Colonial Heights

Virginia State University 

America's first fully state-supported four-year institution of higher learning for African Americans, Virginia State University is a comprehensive university and one of two land-grant institutions in Virginia. In its first academic year, 1883-84, VSU had 126 students and seven faculty, one building and a $20,000 budget. Today, VSU has more than 4,000 students, 27 undergraduate and 13 graduate degree programs, approximately 200 faculty members, 50 buildings and an annual budget of more than $50 million. Its mission is to promote and sustain academic programs that integrate instruction, research and extension/public service.

Ettrick 804-524-5000

Where to stay, eat 

Chesterfield County has numerous hotels, motels and restaurants that offer a variety of accommodation styles and menus at price ranges suitable for all budgets to those looking for more elaborate offerings.

For more information about regional attractions outside of Chesterfield County, log on to www.virginia.org.