Petersburg is filled with historical sites, local parks, and theaters. Walnut Hill is located in the Walnut Hill District and is an easy commute to downtown Richmond, military installations and local attractions. The downtown area, knows as Old Towne to locals is home to coffee shops, restaurants, and boutiques. River Street Farmers Market is the place to go for local produce, crafts and culture. For the outdoor adventurer, check out Wilcox Lake or the Appomattox River to enjoy kayaking, fishing, and hiking or play 18-holes at Dogwood Trace Golf Course . Walnut Hill puts you close to all of your favorite activities.