Maymont Conference Room overlooking the Arboretum

Corporate and Private Events

Your place to celebrate, innovate and communicate.

Get out of the “bored” room for some inspired brainstorming overlooking lush greenery and towering trees. Or gather family and friends for a day of fun including lawn games and visits with farm animals. Entertain clients amidst giant aquariums. Or host an elegant celebration steps away from historic gardens. The possibilities are endless at Maymont!

  • Meetings & Retreats
  • Company Picnics
  • Cocktail Receptions
  • Client Hospitality
  • Milestone Celebrations
  • Team Building
  • Networking
  • Family Reunions
  • Special Tours

View our Corporate and Private Event Pricing, Rental Sites and Floor Plans, and Approved Caterers List to begin planning your event. For more information, email our Special Events Department or call 804-358-7166, ext. 309.

Rental Sites

View images of our rental sites and floor plans.

Garden Hall

This elegant facility features two charming rooms and a courtyard and is located near Maymont Mansion and the Italian Garden.
Capacity: Entire Building, 80 seated/150 buffet; Peacock Room, 80 seated; Magnolia Room, 50 seated.

ROBINS Nature & Visitor Center

Besides its giant aquariums with fish, turtles and river otters, this building also includes a reception room and a tented terrace with magnificent views, as well as the Nature Center Conference Room, with plush furniture and 10-foot picture windows.
Capacity: Entire Building, 500; Education Center and West Terrace, 150 seated/250 buffet; Robins Room, 40 seated; Conference Room, 16 seated.

Stone Barn

One of the Dooleys' original structures built in 1908, this unique space features granite walls and exposed wooden beams. It's a great spot for baby/bridal showers, birthday parties, retreats and other small- to medium-size gatherings.
Capacity: 50

Children's Farm Lawn

Located next to the ever-popular Children's Farm, this area is perfect for corporate and family picnics, team-building exercises and other casual functions. Don't forget to purchase buckets of feed for the goats!  

Carriage House Lawn

This big “backyard” offers plenty of room for tents, games and fun.


Maymont offers a variety of special services, including horse-drawn carriage rides and Maymont Mansion tours, to add a unique touch to your event.

Carriage Rides

For reservations, call 804-358-7166, ext. 340 or email our Carriage Collection Manager.

Private Carriage Tours
Choose from a casual 6-passenger wagonette or elegant 2-passenger surrey.
$100 full estate tour to Japanese Garden / $50 half estate tour near Maymont Mansion
(Add $50 for bookings after 5pm.)

Group Carriage Rides
5-10 minute rides near Maymont Mansion in a 6-passenger wagonette (maximum 6 people per ride/72 people per hour)
$200/hr (add $50/hr for bookings after 5pm)

Group Tours

Choose from our unique group packages featuring Maymont history, gardens, animals or Victorian Christmas traditions, or customize your own visit. For details and reservations, download the Group Tour Information Packet or contact Maymont's Group Tour Coordinator at 804-358-7166, ext. 329.