Learn more about James River Steam Brewery at Rocketts Landing
While the brewery was demolished in the late 1800’s, its cellars, visible from the Virginia Capital Trail, are still in tact. (Mike Platania)
Posted at 10:02 AM, Nov 21, 2019
and last updated2019-11-21 10:03:35-05
RICHMOND, Va. — The latest recognition of Richmond’s beer scene is putting the spotlight on a brewery dating back 150 years, highlighting a history that present-day enthusiasts expect to boost area beer tourism.
A new historical marker commemorating the former James River Steam Brewery was unveiled last weekend along East Main Street at Rocketts Landing.