Getting to Cannon Memorial Chapel

Driving Directions

From the North:

From I-95 Southbound

Take exit 79. Stay to the left to merge onto I-195 S, the Downtown Expressway. Continue on I-195 S for approximately two miles. Take the Cary St./VA-147 Exit. Bear right on the ramp and turn right onto Cary Street. Continue straight on Cary for approximately two miles and pass through the intersection at Three Chopt Road. At the bottom of the hill, bear right at the intersection onto westbound River Road. Continue straight for approximately .75 mile and make the second right onto College Road. Continue for approximately one mile, going past Westhampton Lake and the Robins Center arena. Turn right at the University of Richmond sign onto Campus Drive. Make the first right into the Gateway Entrance of campus. Continue down the hill and take a left at the first intersection. Follow Westhampton Way and turn left after the speed bump onto UR Drive and take the first left into the Chapel parking lot.   

From the South: 

I-85 to/or I-95 Northbound

Take exit 79. Stay to the left to merge onto I-195 S, the Downtown Expressway. Continue on I-195 S for approximately two miles. Take the Cary St./VA-147 Exit. Bear right on the ramp and turn right onto Cary Street. Continue straight on Cary for approximately two miles and pass through the intersection at Three Chopt Road. At the bottom of the hill, bear right at the intersection onto westbound River Road. Continue straight for approximately .75 mile and make the second right onto College Road. Continue for approximately one mile, going past Westhampton Lake and the Robins Center arena. Turn right at the University of Richmond sign onto Campus Drive. Make the first right into the Gateway Entrance of campus. Continue down the hill and take a left at the first intersection. Follow Westhampton Way and turn left after the speed bump onto UR Drive and take the first left into the Chapel parking lot. 

From the West:

From I-64 Eastbound

Take Exit 183/Glenside Drive. Turn right on Glenside Drive, continue south to Three Chopt Road, turn left on Three Chopt. Follow Three Chopt until it ends and turn right onto River Road. Continue on River Road and bear right immediately before the intersection to stay on River Road. Continue for approximately one mile, going past Westhampton Lake and the Robins Center arena. Turn right at the University of Richmond sign onto Campus Drive. Make the first right into the Gateway Entrance of campus. Continue down the hill and take a left at the first intersection. Follow Westhampton Way and turn left after the speed bump onto UR Drive and take the first left into the Chapel parking lot.  

From US 60 (Midlothian Turnpike) Eastbound

Turn left on State Route 147 (Huguenot Road) and continue approximately seven miles and cross the Huguenot Bridge over the James River. At the next traffic light, take a hard left onto westbound River Road. Continue straight for approximately .75 mile and make the second right onto College Road. Continue for approximately one mile, going past Westhampton Lake and the Robins Center arena. Turn right at the University of Richmond sign onto Campus Drive. Make the first right into the Gateway Entrance of campus. Continue down the hill and take a left at the first intersection. Follow Westhampton Way and turn left after the speed bump onto UR Drive and take the first left into the Chapel parking lot.

From the East:

From Downtown/The Fan

Take Grove Avenue to Three Chopt Road. Turn left on Three Chopt. Follow Three Chopt until it ends and turn right onto River Road. Continue on River Road and bear right immediately before the intersection to stay on River Road. Continue straight for approximately .75 mile and make the second right onto College Road. Continue for approximately one mile, going past Westhampton Lake and the Robins Center arena. Turn right at the University of Richmond sign onto Campus Drive. Make the first right into the Gateway Entrance of campus. Continue down the hill and take a left at the first intersection. Follow Westhampton Way and turn left after the speed bump onto UR Drive and take the first left into the Chapel parking lot.  

From I-64 Westbound

Take Exit 183-A/Glenside Drive south. Continue south to Three Chopt Road, turn left on Three Chopt. Follow Three Chopt until it ends and turn right onto River Road. Continue on River Road and bear right immediately before the intersection to stay on River Road. Continue straight for approximately .75 mile and make the second right onto College Road. Continue for approximately one mile, going past Westhampton Lake and the Robins Center arena. Turn right at the University of Richmond sign onto Campus Drive. Make the first right into the Gateway Entrance of campus. Continue down the hill and take a left at the first intersection. Follow Westhampton Way and turn left after the speed bump onto UR Drive and take the first left into the Chapel parking lot.  

Walking Directions

From the Modlin Center for the Arts:

Walk through the Modlin Center lobby, exiting the other side. Cross Keller Road beneath Webb Tower and continue past Booker Hall of Music. Walk down the hill to the University Forum and approach the chapel directly ahead. 

From the Chapel parking lot:

After parking, walk back towards the entrance to the parking lot and UR Drive. Turn right at the sidewalk and continue to  Westhampton Way. Cross the street and follow the paved brick walkway up to the chapel. 

Parking

Chapel parking is available off UR Drive; however, if you parking in the Modlin Center main parking lot, the Chapel is a short walk down the hill towards the University Forum. Please note that University Police will tow any car not parked in a designated parking space.

Accessibility

Accessible parking is available in the Chapel parking lot and the Modlin Center main parking lot off of Crenshaw Way.

Additionally, there is an accessible drop-off point on Westhampton Way adjacent to the sign for the University Forum. An accessible ramp is located at the side entrance to the Chapel.

Please note: Restrooms are not available in Cannon Memorial Chapel.