Plans are set for the 2016 reunion of the Nims Family Association hosted by David and Jane Nims. There is much to do in Richmond so you may wish to arrive early or extend your visit to sample the history, culture and cuisine of this cool, southern city. We hope you will come!
Visit https://www.visitrichmondva.com to learn more about Richmond and to plan your visit.
Following is a summary of event venues and a list of recommended lodging. The printable reunion registration form should be mailed along with your check payable to Nims Family Association to:
1103 Peachtree Blvd.
Richmond, VA 23226-1137.
|October 14||The Valentine Richmond History Museum||1015 East Clay Street||Social & Dinner - 6:30 pm|
|Free valet parking behind the museum - enter from 10th Street|
|October 15||Virginia Museum of Fine Arts||200 North Boulevard||Annual Meeting – 10:30 am|
|$5 daily parking in deck – enter from Boulevard or Sheppard Street; free street parking if available|
|The Hard Shell Restaurant||1411 East Cary Street||Social & Dinner – 6:00 pm|
|Free parking in deck across the street – ticket must be validated by the restaurant|
|October 16||Trolley Tour|
|2-hour guided Richmond landmarks tour aboard a trackless trolley. If 20-24 people sign up, we will reserve a private trolley; otherwise, public tours are available and individual reservations will need to be made.|
The Valentine Museum - www.thevalentine.org
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts- www.vmfa.museum
The Hard Shell Restaurant (Private dining room)
Richmond Trolley Tour
|Historic/Boutique Hotels||Address||Phone||Website||Distance to VA Museum|
|The Jefferson Hotel||101 West Franklin Street||888-919-1895||www.jeffersonhotel.com||2.4 miles|
|Linden Row Inn||100 East Franklin Street||804-783-7000||www.lindenrowinn.com||2.5 miles|
|Berkeley Hotel||1200 East Cary Street||804-780-1300||www.berkeleyhotel.com||3.3 miles|
|Quirk Hotel||201 East Broad Street||804-340-6040||www.destinationhotels.com/quirk-hotel||2.4 miles|
|Chain Hotels||Address||Phone||Website||Distance to VA Museum|
|Richmond Mariott||500 East Broad Street||804-643-3400||www.mariott.com/hotels/travel/ricdt-richmond-marriott||2.7 miles|
|Hilton Richmond Downtown||501 East Broad Street||804-344-4300||www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/virginia/hilton-richmond-downtown-RICRDHH/||2.8 miles|
|Omni Richmond Hotel||100 South 12th Street||804-344-7000||www.omnihotels.com/hotels/richmond||3.1 miles|
|Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown||555 East Canal Street||804-788-0900||www.crowneplaza.com/hotels/us/en/richmond/riccs/hoteldetail||2.7 miles|
|Courtyard Richmond Downton||1320 East Cary Street||804-754-0007||www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/ricrl-courtyard-richmond-downtown/||3.2 miles|
|Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond Downton||700 East Main Street||804-643-5400||http://hamptoninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/virginia/hampton-inn-and-suites-richmond-downtown-RICEMHX/||2.6 miles|
|Holiday Inn Express Richmond - Downtown||201 East Cary Street||804-788-1600||www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/richmond/ricec/hoteldetail||2.6 miles|
|Suite Hotels||Address||Phone||Website||Distance to VA Museum|
|Homewood Suites by Hilton - Richmond Downtown||700 East Main Street Suite B||804-543-2900||homewoodsuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/virginia/homewood-suites-by-hilton-richmond-downtown-RICDOHW/||2.6 miles|
|Residence Inn Richmond Downtown||14 South 14th Street||804-225-5550||www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/ricrt-residence-inn-richmond-downtown/||3.1 miles|
Become Involved in the Association
With the launch of the ‘Finding Godfrey’ project with Ancestry Progenealogists, this is a particularly exciting time for the Nims Family Association; would you like to become involved? We need to fill the following positions:
- Vice President (vacant since 2014)
- Newsletter Editor (current editor has done this for many years and has earned a break)
Board members whose terms are expiring in 2016 have graciously agreed to serve another term.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about the reunion or serving on the Association Board.