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Spring Break Week 9:00 am
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Spend spring break week at Maymont! Indoor exhibits, including Maymont Mansion and the Nature Center, will be open all week (even on Monday), and there will be something fun for the entire family to do …
Adventures in Vegetable Growing 10:00 am
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Stop by Jack’s Vegetable Garden and learn how to grow food in small spaces. Sow a seed with a Master Gardener and take it home to grow.
Family Scavenger Hunt 10:00 am
Family Scavenger Hunt @ Maymont Grounds
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Scavenger Hunt @ Maymont Grounds
Explore Maymont’s 100 acres in a whole new way! Crack secret codes for clues, and use maps and riddles to find your way around the estate in this family-friendly scavenger hunt. Different difficulty levels are …
Pinwheels & Pastimes 1:00 pm
Pinwheels & Pastimes @ Maymont Mansion Lawn
Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Pinwheels & Pastimes @ Maymont Mansion Lawn
Join an old-fashioned play party with the games and toys that amused boys and girls 100 years ago. People from the past encourage you to try your hand at hoops, make a toy or compete …
Behind the Scenes 1:30 pm
Behind the Scenes @ Nature Center
Apr 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Walk through the Employees Only door for a special peek at the inner workings of the Maymont Nature Center. Thirteen aquariums and more than 200 animals require more care than meets the eye. Ages 5 …
A Rabbit on the Cabinet 2:00 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 2 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the enchanting home of the Dooleys as their nieces and nephews must have seen it more than 100 years ago. Find a lion in the fireplace, a swan in the bedroom, a rabbit on …
Animal Touch Tank 2:00 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Apr 2 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Come get an up-close look at some of our favorite Chesapeake Bay animals! Touch a sea star, whelk, and more. Register online by April 1. Walk-ups welcome, space permitting.
Animal Touch Tank 3:00 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Come get an up-close look at some of our favorite Chesapeake Bay animals! Touch a sea star, whelk, and more. Register online by April 1. Walk-ups welcome, space permitting.
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
The Dooleys’ housemaid brings the mansion to life during a family-friendly tour of the upstairs and downstairs of their grand home. Climb the backstairs to discover hidden doors and bells as you experience life and …
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Spring Break Week 9:00 am
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Spend spring break week at Maymont! Indoor exhibits, including Maymont Mansion and the Nature Center, will be open all week (even on Monday), and there will be something fun for the entire family to do …
Adventures in Vegetable Growing 10:00 am
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Stop by Jack’s Vegetable Garden and learn how to grow food in small spaces. Sow a seed with a Master Gardener and take it home to grow.
NEW! Magical Stories and Lovable Bears Party 10:30 am
NEW! Magical Stories and Lovable Bears Party @ Garden Hall
Apr 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Beloved characters from the past, including Winne the Pooh, Piglet, Teddy Bear and their friends take children on a make-believe journey led by a charming storyteller in a party filled with games, a treasure hunt, …
Animal Encounters 11:00 am
Animal Encounters @ Nature Center
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Animal Encounters @ Nature Center
Meet some of Maymont’s animal ambassadors during scaly, feathered and furry close encounters. Different animals will be featured at each program, including alligators, snakes and turtles, birds of prey, and animals of the Chesapeake Bay. …
Get to Know the Goats 1:00 pm
Get to Know the Goats @ Maymont Farm
Apr 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Get to Know the Goats @ Maymont Farm
Meet some of our farm animals and check out their learned behaviors. Get an up-close glimpse of Maymont’s goats during a training session before you hand feed these friendly animal ambassadors. Register online. Limited space …
A Rabbit on the Cabinet 2:00 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the enchanting home of the Dooleys as their nieces and nephews must have seen it more than 100 years ago. Find a lion in the fireplace, a swan in the bedroom, a rabbit on …
Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration 2:30 pm
Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration @ Maymont Grounds
Apr 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration @ Maymont Grounds | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Dive in and learn about small creatures that live in the stream that runs through Maymont’s grounds and exhibits. Through field investigations, students will gain a greater understanding of one of our most precious resources, …
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 3 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
The Dooleys’ housemaid brings the mansion to life during a family-friendly tour of the upstairs and downstairs of their grand home. Climb the backstairs to discover hidden doors and bells as you experience life and …
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Spring Break Week 9:00 am
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Spend spring break week at Maymont! Indoor exhibits, including Maymont Mansion and the Nature Center, will be open all week (even on Monday), and there will be something fun for the entire family to do …
Adventures in Vegetable Growing 10:00 am
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Stop by Jack’s Vegetable Garden and learn how to grow food in small spaces. Sow a seed with a Master Gardener and take it home to grow.
Family Scavenger Hunt 10:00 am
Family Scavenger Hunt @ Maymont Grounds
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Scavenger Hunt @ Maymont Grounds
Explore Maymont’s 100 acres in a whole new way! Crack secret codes for clues, and use maps and riddles to find your way around the estate in this family-friendly scavenger hunt. Different difficulty levels are …
Pinwheels & Pastimes 1:00 pm
Pinwheels & Pastimes @ Maymont Mansion Lawn
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Pinwheels & Pastimes @ Maymont Mansion Lawn
Join an old-fashioned play party with the games and toys that amused boys and girls 100 years ago. People from the past encourage you to try your hand at hoops, make a toy or compete …
Behind the Scenes 1:30 pm
Behind the Scenes @ Nature Center
Apr 4 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Walk through the Employees Only door for a special peek at the inner workings of the Maymont Nature Center. Thirteen aquariums and more than 200 animals require more care than meets the eye. Ages 5 …
A Rabbit on the Cabinet 2:00 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the enchanting home of the Dooleys as their nieces and nephews must have seen it more than 100 years ago. Find a lion in the fireplace, a swan in the bedroom, a rabbit on …
Animal Touch Tank 2:00 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Apr 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Come get an up-close look at some of our favorite Chesapeake Bay animals! Touch a sea star, whelk, and more. Register online by April 1. Walk-ups welcome, space permitting.
Animal Touch Tank 3:00 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Apr 4 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Come get an up-close look at some of our favorite Chesapeake Bay animals! Touch a sea star, whelk, and more. Register online by April 1. Walk-ups welcome, space permitting.
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 4 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
The Dooleys’ housemaid brings the mansion to life during a family-friendly tour of the upstairs and downstairs of their grand home. Climb the backstairs to discover hidden doors and bells as you experience life and …
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Spring Break Week 9:00 am
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Spend spring break week at Maymont! Indoor exhibits, including Maymont Mansion and the Nature Center, will be open all week (even on Monday), and there will be something fun for the entire family to do …
Adventures in Vegetable Growing 10:00 am
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Stop by Jack’s Vegetable Garden and learn how to grow food in small spaces. Sow a seed with a Master Gardener and take it home to grow.
Fairy Chase 10:30 am
Fairy Chase @ Garden Hall
Apr 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Fairy Chase @ Garden Hall
Do you believe in fairies? Enjoy a magical morning filled with whimsy and make-believe. Play games, make wishes, hear stories and receive your very own wings and wand as you learn what fairies like to …
Animal Encounters 11:00 am
Animal Encounters @ Nature Center
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Animal Encounters @ Nature Center
Meet some of Maymont’s animal ambassadors during scaly, feathered and furry close encounters. Different animals will be featured at each program, including alligators, snakes and turtles, birds of prey, and animals of the Chesapeake Bay. …
Get to Know the Goats 1:00 pm
Get to Know the Goats @ Maymont Farm
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Get to Know the Goats @ Maymont Farm
Meet some of our farm animals and check out their learned behaviors. Get an up-close glimpse of Maymont’s goats during a training session before you hand feed these friendly animal ambassadors. Register online. Limited space …
A Rabbit on the Cabinet 2:00 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 5 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the enchanting home of the Dooleys as their nieces and nephews must have seen it more than 100 years ago. Find a lion in the fireplace, a swan in the bedroom, a rabbit on …
Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration 2:30 pm
Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration @ Maymont Grounds
Apr 5 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration @ Maymont Grounds | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Dive in and learn about small creatures that live in the stream that runs through Maymont’s grounds and exhibits. Through field investigations, students will gain a greater understanding of one of our most precious resources, …
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 5 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
The Dooleys’ housemaid brings the mansion to life during a family-friendly tour of the upstairs and downstairs of their grand home. Climb the backstairs to discover hidden doors and bells as you experience life and …
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Spring Break Week 9:00 am
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Spring Break Week @ Maymont
Spend spring break week at Maymont! Indoor exhibits, including Maymont Mansion and the Nature Center, will be open all week (even on Monday), and there will be something fun for the entire family to do …
Adventures in Vegetable Growing 10:00 am
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Adventures in Vegetable Growing @ Jack's Vegetable Garden
Stop by Jack’s Vegetable Garden and learn how to grow food in small spaces. Sow a seed with a Master Gardener and take it home to grow.
Family Scavenger Hunt 10:00 am
Family Scavenger Hunt @ Maymont Grounds
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Scavenger Hunt @ Maymont Grounds
Explore Maymont’s 100 acres in a whole new way! Crack secret codes for clues, and use maps and riddles to find your way around the estate in this family-friendly scavenger hunt. Different difficulty levels are …
Pinwheels & Pastimes 1:00 pm
Pinwheels & Pastimes @ Maymont Mansion Lawn
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Pinwheels & Pastimes @ Maymont Mansion Lawn
Join an old-fashioned play party with the games and toys that amused boys and girls 100 years ago. People from the past encourage you to try your hand at hoops, make a toy or compete …
Behind the Scenes 1:30 pm
Behind the Scenes @ Nature Center
Apr 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Walk through the Employees Only door for a special peek at the inner workings of the Maymont Nature Center. Thirteen aquariums and more than 200 animals require more care than meets the eye. Ages 5 …
A Rabbit on the Cabinet 2:00 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A Rabbit on the Cabinet @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the enchanting home of the Dooleys as their nieces and nephews must have seen it more than 100 years ago. Find a lion in the fireplace, a swan in the bedroom, a rabbit on …
Animal Touch Tank 2:00 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Come get an up-close look at some of our favorite Chesapeake Bay animals! Touch a sea star, whelk, and more. Register online by April 1. Walk-ups welcome, space permitting.
Animal Touch Tank 3:00 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Apr 6 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Animal Touch Tank @ Nature Center
Come get an up-close look at some of our favorite Chesapeake Bay animals! Touch a sea star, whelk, and more. Register online by April 1. Walk-ups welcome, space permitting.
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Apr 6 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
The Dooleys’ housemaid brings the mansion to life during a family-friendly tour of the upstairs and downstairs of their grand home. Climb the backstairs to discover hidden doors and bells as you experience life and …
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American Heritage Girls: Caring for My Environment 10:00 am
American Heritage Girls: Caring for My Environment @ Nature Center
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
American Heritage Girls: Caring for My Environment @ Nature Center
In order to preserve the environment for future generations, we must learn to be good stewards of this gift of nature. Register by April 6.
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Toddler Time: Out and About 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Tie on your sneakers, strap the kids in a stroller or backpack and join us on a walk through Maymont. Along the way, we’ll stop and explore our senses of touch, smell and hearing with …
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Behind the Scenes 1:30 pm
Behind the Scenes @ Nature Center
Apr 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Walk through the Employees Only door for a special peek at the inner workings of the Maymont Nature Center. Thirteen aquariums and more than 200 animals require more care than meets the eye. Ages 5 …
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Sheep Shearing and Animal Enrichment 1:00 pm
Sheep Shearing and Animal Enrichment @ Farm
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Sheep Shearing and Animal Enrichment @ Farm
Meet some of our sheep and watch them get sheared for the warmer days of spring and summer. Then, help us make enrichment items for other animals using the wool from the shearing. Register online. …
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Toddler Time: Out and About 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Tie on your sneakers, strap the kids in a stroller or backpack and join us on a walk through Maymont. Along the way, we’ll stop and explore our senses of touch, smell and hearing with …
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Early Spring Garden Tour 5:00 pm
Early Spring Garden Tour @ Maymont Grounds
Apr 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Early Spring Garden Tour @ Maymont Grounds
Enjoy an evening excursion through Maymont’s gardens and arboretum in early spring with Peggy Singlemann, Maymont’s Director of Park Operations and Horticulture, and learn about early flowering plants for your landscape. Meet at the Historic …
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NEW! Earth Day 10:00 am
NEW! Earth Day @ Nature Center and Grounds
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
NEW! Earth Day @ Nature Center and Grounds
Celebrate the planet we call home and show your appreciation for Earth by exploring different habitats on Maymont’s grounds. Make an Earth-friendly craft and meet an animal ambassador. Register online. Limited space for walk-ups.
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Chipotle Fundraiser 10:45 am
Chipotle Fundraiser @ Chipotle Mexican Grill
Apr 22 @ 10:45 am – 10:00 pm
Chipotle Fundraiser @ Chipotle Mexican Grill
Extra rice. Double chicken. Add guac (yes, we know it’s extra). Join us at Chipotle Mexican Grill in Carytown to support Maymont. Whether it’s tacos, a burrito or a bowl, show the cashier our fundraising …
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Toddler Time: Out and About 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Tie on your sneakers, strap the kids in a stroller or backpack and join us on a walk through Maymont. Along the way, we’ll stop and explore our senses of touch, smell and hearing with …
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Herbs Galore & More 8:00 am
Herbs Galore & More @ Carriage House Lawn
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Herbs Galore & More @ Carriage House Lawn
Put on your gardening shoes, grab your little red wagon and come out to the Marketplace on the Lawn for everyone’s favorite gardening extravaganza! Find more than 60 plant and craft vendors from the mid-Atlantic …
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Toddler Time: Out and About 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Tie on your sneakers, strap the kids in a stroller or backpack and join us on a walk through Maymont. Along the way, we’ll stop and explore our senses of touch, smell and hearing with …

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