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Digging for Dinos – CANCELLED 10:00 am
Digging for Dinos – CANCELLED @ Nature Center
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Digging for Dinos - CANCELLED @ Nature Center
How big was a T-rex tooth? Did cavemen and dinosaurs exist at the same time? Children ages 4-8 learn the answers as they explore the world of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. Playing the part …
Behind the Scenes 1:00 pm
Behind the Scenes @ Nature Center
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 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 …
Family Wetland Exploration 2:30 pm
Family Wetland Exploration @ Nature Center and Grounds
Oct 1 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Family Wetland Exploration @ Nature Center and 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, …
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Victoriana: A View from Richmond 5:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
Oct 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
An Art History Class presented by Charles W. Brownell Dr. Charles Brownell, Virginia Commonwealth University Emeritus Professor of Art History, explores in a series of five classes important representatives of Victorian architecture and decorative arts …
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Victoriana: A View from Richmond 5:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
An Art History Class presented by Charles W. Brownell Dr. Charles Brownell, Virginia Commonwealth University Emeritus Professor of Art History, explores in a series of five classes important representatives of Victorian architecture and decorative arts …
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Toddler Time: Out and About 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Oct 17 @ 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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Sunset Walk Through the Gardens 5:00 pm
Sunset Walk Through the Gardens @ Maymont Grounds
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Sunset Walk Through the Gardens @ Maymont Grounds
Join Peggy Singlemann, Maymont’s Director of Horticulture, on this exclusive after-hours tour of Maymont’s Gardens and Arboretum. Meet at the Historic Estate Entrance. Donations accepted. Register online by October 17.
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Victoriana: A View from Richmond 5:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
An Art History Class presented by Charles W. Brownell Dr. Charles Brownell, Virginia Commonwealth University Emeritus Professor of Art History, explores in a series of five classes important representatives of Victorian architecture and decorative arts …
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What the Victorians Grew That We Do, Too! 12:00 pm
What the Victorians Grew That We Do, Too! @ Garden Hall
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
What the Victorians Grew That We Do, Too! @ Garden Hall
A luncheon lecture sponsored by the Maymont Council During the Maymont era, Americans developed a passion for gardens and a personal knowledge of horticulture. Mrs. Dooley wrote in a letter to the Biltmore Nursery, “I …
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Toddler Time: Out and About 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Oct 24 @ 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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Victoriana: A View from Richmond 5:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Victoriana: A View from Richmond @ Garden Hall
An Art History Class presented by Charles W. Brownell Dr. Charles Brownell, Virginia Commonwealth University Emeritus Professor of Art History, explores in a series of five classes important representatives of Victorian architecture and decorative arts …
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Family Camp-Out: Spooky Spectacular 6:00 pm
Family Camp-Out: Spooky Spectacular @ Maymont Grounds
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 29 @ 9:00 am
Family Camp-Out: Spooky Spectacular @ Maymont Grounds
Meet some of Maymont’s spooky creatures as we celebrate “Owl”-oween! Explore the grounds on a lantern-lit hike. Afterwards, we’ll make s’mores and enjoy stories around the campfire. Following a night in your tent on Maymont’s …
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Toddler Time: Out and About 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Out and About @ Nature Center and Grounds
Oct 31 @ 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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