Around the grounds of the Richmond National Battlefield is the city’s Chimborazo Park
. The city park boasts a 180 degree view of the city. It includes a 1950s replica of the Statue of Liberty, one of 39 erected by the Boy Scouts of America. Chimborazo Playground, located one block west from the park, is newly renovated and includes a community garden, and petanque, tennis and basketball courts. For information on the petanque league, Les Boulesfrogs, visit their website
. The park house on the eastern edge can be rented for small meetings or events.