When Queen Victoria married her handsome prince charming in 1840, they set the romantic tone for the 19th century. Visit Maymont Mansion on Valentine’s Day weekend as elegantly costumed ladies and gentlemen relate details of this royal love story and the courting customs of the era. Discover the Victorian language of love as depicted in the décor of Maymont Mansion, where romantic swans, red roses and costly indulgences reflect James Dooley’s loving devotion to his wife, Sallie. Guided tours available every half-hour; last tour begins at 4:30pm. What could be more romantic than a private horse-drawn carriage ride with your special someone before or after your tour? For information and reservations, call 804-358-7166, ext. 340.
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February 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$7 per person/$4 members
804-358-7166, ext. 329