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La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
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La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
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La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 4 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
Holiday Hours: July 4th 4:00 pm
Holiday Hours: July 4th @ Maymont
Jul 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Holiday Hours: July 4th @ Maymont
Maymont’s grounds, which usually close at 7pm, will close at 4pm on Thursday, July 4 for the holiday.
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La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 5 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
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Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 6 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 6 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 6 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
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Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 7 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 7 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
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Rhythms and Rhymes Camp 9:00 am
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
It’s time to buzz, croak and roar as we move to the beat of nature’s symphony. Sing and dance along to discover the rhythms of the natural world! Help children in need attend our Summer …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Senior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 8 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Dream of working with animals? This is your chance to shadow aquarists and animal keepers during their daily tasks. Make treats, train animals, feed fish, and meet animal care specialists. Help children in need attend …
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Rhythms and Rhymes Camp 9:00 am
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
It’s time to buzz, croak and roar as we move to the beat of nature’s symphony. Sing and dance along to discover the rhythms of the natural world! Help children in need attend our Summer …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Cub Camp 9:15 am
Cub Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 9 @ 9:15 am – 11:45 am
Cub Camp @ Nature Center
Explore nature with your favorite pre-schooler in this exciting camp! You and your cub will learn about wildlife through games, hikes, crafts, stories and visits with Maymont’s friendly animals. Help children in need attend our …
Senior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 9 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Dream of working with animals? This is your chance to shadow aquarists and animal keepers during their daily tasks. Make treats, train animals, feed fish, and meet animal care specialists. Help children in need attend …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 9 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
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Rhythms and Rhymes Camp 9:00 am
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
It’s time to buzz, croak and roar as we move to the beat of nature’s symphony. Sing and dance along to discover the rhythms of the natural world! Help children in need attend our Summer …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Cub Camp 9:15 am
Cub Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 10 @ 9:15 am – 11:45 am
Cub Camp @ Nature Center
Explore nature with your favorite pre-schooler in this exciting camp! You and your cub will learn about wildlife through games, hikes, crafts, stories and visits with Maymont’s friendly animals. Help children in need attend our …
Senior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 10 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Dream of working with animals? This is your chance to shadow aquarists and animal keepers during their daily tasks. Make treats, train animals, feed fish, and meet animal care specialists. Help children in need attend …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
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Maymont in the Morning Light 8:30 am
Maymont in the Morning Light @ Maymont Grounds
Jul 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Maymont in the Morning Light @ Maymont Grounds
Begin the day with an early morning exploration of Maymont’s gardens and grounds before the temperatures rise. Meet at the Historic Estate Entrance for this hour-long tour. Register online. Walk-ups welcome, space permitting. Program will not …
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp 9:00 am
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
It’s time to buzz, croak and roar as we move to the beat of nature’s symphony. Sing and dance along to discover the rhythms of the natural world! Help children in need attend our Summer …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Cub Camp 9:15 am
Cub Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 11 @ 9:15 am – 11:45 am
Cub Camp @ Nature Center
Explore nature with your favorite pre-schooler in this exciting camp! You and your cub will learn about wildlife through games, hikes, crafts, stories and visits with Maymont’s friendly animals. Help children in need attend our …
Senior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 11 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Dream of working with animals? This is your chance to shadow aquarists and animal keepers during their daily tasks. Make treats, train animals, feed fish, and meet animal care specialists. Help children in need attend …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 11 @ 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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Rhythms and Rhymes Camp 9:00 am
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rhythms and Rhymes Camp @ Nature Center
It’s time to buzz, croak and roar as we move to the beat of nature’s symphony. Sing and dance along to discover the rhythms of the natural world! Help children in need attend our Summer …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Senior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 12 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Senior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Dream of working with animals? This is your chance to shadow aquarists and animal keepers during their daily tasks. Make treats, train animals, feed fish, and meet animal care specialists. Help children in need attend …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 12 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
Who’s Awake? A Family Night Hike 7:30 pm
Who’s Awake? A Family Night Hike @ Nature Center
Jul 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Who's Awake? A Family Night Hike @ Nature Center
Ever wonder who stays awake while you sleep? Meet some of Maymont’s nighttime residents and learn about their nocturnal adaptations through experiments, games and a hike of the grounds for National Get Outdoors Month! Owls, …
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Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 13 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Behind the Scenes 1:30 pm
Behind the Scenes @ Nature Center
Jul 13 @ 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 …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 13 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
Maymont Grounds Closing at 4pm 4:00 pm
Maymont Grounds Closing at 4pm @ Maymont
Jul 13 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Maymont Grounds Closing at 4pm @ Maymont
Maymont’s grounds will close at 4pm on Saturday, July 13 for a ticketed event.
Music at Maymont: Carbon Leaf 6:00 pm
Music at Maymont: Carbon Leaf @ Maymont
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music at Maymont presents Carbon Leaf with Chris Jacobs. Visit the Music at Maymont website for details.
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Get to Know the Goats 10:00 am
Get to Know the Goats @ Maymont Farm
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Get to Know the Goats @ Maymont Farm
Meet some of the Farm’s adorable residents as they train with a Maymont animal keeper. Watch as the goats demonstrate some of their learned behaviors, and then enjoy feeding (and petting!) these friendly animal ambassadors. …
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
La Belle Époque 12:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 14 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La Belle Époque @ Maymont Mansion
French Design in Maymont’s Gilded Age Mansion Special Exhibition and Tours Throughout the nineteenth century, Americans considered French design to be the height of fashion and good taste, influencing everything from furniture and room décor …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 14 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
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Living Alphabet Camp 9:00 am
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
From alligators to zebra swallowtail butterflies, we have a lot of awesome wildlife here in Virginia! Learn about the plants and animals around us one letter at a time. Help children in need attend our …
That’s Gross! 9:00 am
That’s Gross! @ Nature Center
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
That's Gross! @ Nature Center
It’s not all rainbows and butterflies in the wild! Come check out the stinky, the slimy, and even the creepy to discover the nasty side of the nature that helps both plants and animals survive. …
Adventures in STEM 9:15 am
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Jul 15 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Explore gardens, wetlands, animal habitats, and Gilded Age structures all in one camp! This learning-intensive program delves into the worlds of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with connections to Maymont’s modern amenities and historic tech. …
Maymont Explorers 9:15 am
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 15 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Explore the mansion, gardens, Nature Center and grounds through geocaching and scavenger hunts as we decode secret messages, solve mysteries and discover hidden treasures! Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with a …
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Living Alphabet Camp 9:00 am
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
From alligators to zebra swallowtail butterflies, we have a lot of awesome wildlife here in Virginia! Learn about the plants and animals around us one letter at a time. Help children in need attend our …
That’s Gross! 9:00 am
That’s Gross! @ Nature Center
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
That's Gross! @ Nature Center
It’s not all rainbows and butterflies in the wild! Come check out the stinky, the slimy, and even the creepy to discover the nasty side of the nature that helps both plants and animals survive. …
Adventures in STEM 9:15 am
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Jul 16 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Explore gardens, wetlands, animal habitats, and Gilded Age structures all in one camp! This learning-intensive program delves into the worlds of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with connections to Maymont’s modern amenities and historic tech. …
Maymont Explorers 9:15 am
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 16 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Explore the mansion, gardens, Nature Center and grounds through geocaching and scavenger hunts as we decode secret messages, solve mysteries and discover hidden treasures! Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with a …
Toddler Time: Summer Fun 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Summer Fun @ Nature Center
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Summer Fun @ Nature Center
Too much summer sun? Head over to the Maymont Nature Center for some indoor fun. Each session in this three-week program includes free play in the Discovery Room, a story, craft and a visit with …
NEW! Exclusive Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
NEW! Exclusive Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 16 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
NEW! Exclusive Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Visit behind the scenes at the bobcat habitat and get close enough to hear this secretive feline purr! Watch from the trainer’s perspective as Monty the bobcat shows off his amazing natural behaviors, and see …
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Living Alphabet Camp 9:00 am
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
From alligators to zebra swallowtail butterflies, we have a lot of awesome wildlife here in Virginia! Learn about the plants and animals around us one letter at a time. Help children in need attend our …
That’s Gross! 9:00 am
That’s Gross! @ Nature Center
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
That's Gross! @ Nature Center
It’s not all rainbows and butterflies in the wild! Come check out the stinky, the slimy, and even the creepy to discover the nasty side of the nature that helps both plants and animals survive. …
Adventures in STEM 9:15 am
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Jul 17 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Explore gardens, wetlands, animal habitats, and Gilded Age structures all in one camp! This learning-intensive program delves into the worlds of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with connections to Maymont’s modern amenities and historic tech. …
Maymont Explorers 9:15 am
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 17 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Explore the mansion, gardens, Nature Center and grounds through geocaching and scavenger hunts as we decode secret messages, solve mysteries and discover hidden treasures! Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with a …
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Living Alphabet Camp 9:00 am
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
From alligators to zebra swallowtail butterflies, we have a lot of awesome wildlife here in Virginia! Learn about the plants and animals around us one letter at a time. Help children in need attend our …
Samantha’s Tea Party 9:00 am
Samantha’s Tea Party @ Maymont Mansion and Grounds
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Samantha's Tea Party @ Maymont Mansion and Grounds
The 1904 world of Samantha, a lively young American girl, comes to life during this delightful morning of old-fashioned games, exploring, carriage rides, a special tea party and more. Dolls are welcome, too! Meet at …
That’s Gross! 9:00 am
That’s Gross! @ Nature Center
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
That's Gross! @ Nature Center
It’s not all rainbows and butterflies in the wild! Come check out the stinky, the slimy, and even the creepy to discover the nasty side of the nature that helps both plants and animals survive. …
Adventures in STEM 9:15 am
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Jul 18 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Explore gardens, wetlands, animal habitats, and Gilded Age structures all in one camp! This learning-intensive program delves into the worlds of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with connections to Maymont’s modern amenities and historic tech. …
Maymont Explorers 9:15 am
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 18 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Explore the mansion, gardens, Nature Center and grounds through geocaching and scavenger hunts as we decode secret messages, solve mysteries and discover hidden treasures! Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with a …
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 18 @ 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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Living Alphabet Camp 9:00 am
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Living Alphabet Camp @ Nature Center
From alligators to zebra swallowtail butterflies, we have a lot of awesome wildlife here in Virginia! Learn about the plants and animals around us one letter at a time. Help children in need attend our …
That’s Gross! 9:00 am
That’s Gross! @ Nature Center
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
That's Gross! @ Nature Center
It’s not all rainbows and butterflies in the wild! Come check out the stinky, the slimy, and even the creepy to discover the nasty side of the nature that helps both plants and animals survive. …
Adventures in STEM 9:15 am
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Jul 19 @ 9:15 am – 3:15 pm
Adventures in STEM @ Nature Center
Explore gardens, wetlands, animal habitats, and Gilded Age structures all in one camp! This learning-intensive program delves into the worlds of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with connections to Maymont’s modern amenities and historic tech. …
Maymont Explorers 9:15 am
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 19 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Maymont Explorers @ Nature Center
Explore the mansion, gardens, Nature Center and grounds through geocaching and scavenger hunts as we decode secret messages, solve mysteries and discover hidden treasures! Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with a …
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Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 20 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
Maymont Grounds Closing at 4pm 4:00 pm
Maymont Grounds Closing at 4pm @ Maymont
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Maymont Grounds Closing at 4pm @ Maymont
Maymont’s grounds will close at 4pm on Saturday, July 20 for a ticketed event.
Music at Maymont: Bruce Hornsby 6:00 pm
Music at Maymont: Bruce Hornsby @ Maymont
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music at Maymont presents Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers and Amos Lee. Visit the Music at Maymont website for details.
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Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
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Dodging Danger 9:00 am
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
How would you survive as a bear or a rabbit? Imagine what it takes to live in the wild as we uncover fun facts about animal habitats and adaptations. Help children in need attend our …
Seuss Science 9:00 am
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
One fish, two fish! Fox in sox! This camp at Maymont really rocks! Dr. Seuss stories lead the way, with animals, crafts, and games to play! Register online. Help children in need attend our Summer …
Junior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 22 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Discover what it takes to care for the animals at Maymont. Join aquarists and animal keepers during daily tasks like feeding and making enrichment treats. Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with …
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Dodging Danger 9:00 am
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
How would you survive as a bear or a rabbit? Imagine what it takes to live in the wild as we uncover fun facts about animal habitats and adaptations. Help children in need attend our …
Seuss Science 9:00 am
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
One fish, two fish! Fox in sox! This camp at Maymont really rocks! Dr. Seuss stories lead the way, with animals, crafts, and games to play! Register online. Help children in need attend our Summer …
Junior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 23 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Discover what it takes to care for the animals at Maymont. Join aquarists and animal keepers during daily tasks like feeding and making enrichment treats. Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with …
Toddler Time: Summer Fun 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Summer Fun @ Nature Center
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Summer Fun @ Nature Center
Too much summer sun? Head over to the Maymont Nature Center for some indoor fun. Each session in this three-week program includes free play in the Discovery Room, a story, craft and a visit with …
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Dodging Danger 9:00 am
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
How would you survive as a bear or a rabbit? Imagine what it takes to live in the wild as we uncover fun facts about animal habitats and adaptations. Help children in need attend our …
Seuss Science 9:00 am
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
One fish, two fish! Fox in sox! This camp at Maymont really rocks! Dr. Seuss stories lead the way, with animals, crafts, and games to play! Register online. Help children in need attend our Summer …
Junior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 24 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Discover what it takes to care for the animals at Maymont. Join aquarists and animal keepers during daily tasks like feeding and making enrichment treats. Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with …
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Dodging Danger 9:00 am
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
How would you survive as a bear or a rabbit? Imagine what it takes to live in the wild as we uncover fun facts about animal habitats and adaptations. Help children in need attend our …
Seuss Science 9:00 am
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
One fish, two fish! Fox in sox! This camp at Maymont really rocks! Dr. Seuss stories lead the way, with animals, crafts, and games to play! Register online. Help children in need attend our Summer …
Junior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 25 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Discover what it takes to care for the animals at Maymont. Join aquarists and animal keepers during daily tasks like feeding and making enrichment treats. Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with …
The Secret Life of a Victorian House 3:00 pm
The Secret Life of a Victorian House @ Maymont Mansion
Jul 25 @ 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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Dodging Danger 9:00 am
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dodging Danger @ Nature Center
How would you survive as a bear or a rabbit? Imagine what it takes to live in the wild as we uncover fun facts about animal habitats and adaptations. Help children in need attend our …
Seuss Science 9:00 am
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Seuss Science @ Nature Center
One fish, two fish! Fox in sox! This camp at Maymont really rocks! Dr. Seuss stories lead the way, with animals, crafts, and games to play! Register online. Help children in need attend our Summer …
Junior Animal Keeper Camp 9:15 am
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Jul 26 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Junior Animal Keeper Camp @ Nature Center
Discover what it takes to care for the animals at Maymont. Join aquarists and animal keepers during daily tasks like feeding and making enrichment treats. Help children in need attend our Summer Discovery Camps with …
Who’s Awake? A Family Night Hike 7:30 pm
Who’s Awake? A Family Night Hike @ Nature Center
Jul 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Who's Awake? A Family Night Hike @ Nature Center
Ever wonder who stays awake while you sleep? Meet some of Maymont’s nighttime residents and learn about their nocturnal adaptations through experiments, games and a hike of the grounds for National Get Outdoors Month! Owls, …
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Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 27 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
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Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation 11:00 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Sturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation @ Nature Center
Have you ever wanted to see a snapping turtle “snap” or wondered how a sturgeon eats? This is a unique opportunity to watch Maymont’s aquarists care for these animals and a chance to learn more …
Otter Presentation 1:00 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Otter Presentation @ Nature Center
Come see one of Maymont’s most charismatic animals in action! Whether our river otter is participating in a training session or interacting with an enrichment item, you’re in for a real treat and the opportunity …
Bobcat Presentation 2:00 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Jul 28 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Bobcat Presentation @ Bobcat Habitat
Training and enrichment are two of the most fun ways that we ensure that our animals at Maymont are well cared for. Come learn about the methods that we use here and enjoy a guaranteed …
Alligator Presentation 3:00 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Jul 28 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Alligator Presentation @ Nature Center
Are there really alligators in Virginia? This is your chance for a close encounter with one of these iconic reptiles and an opportunity to learn about their special adaptations and the environmental changes that are …
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Life on the Wild Side 9:00 am
Life on the Wild Side @ Nature Center
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Life on the Wild Side @ Nature Center
Practice your survival skills as you learn about maps and compasses, first aid, extreme weather, and dangers in nature. Compare your survival skills to some of the world’s wildest animals, and investigate how much is …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods 9:15 am
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods @ Nature Center
Jul 29 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods @ Nature Center
Follow the stories of bear, rabbit, pig and donkey and discover friendships within the animal world. During outdoor adventures, we will explore Maymont’s 100 acres and all of its magical secrets. Help children in need …
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Life on the Wild Side 9:00 am
Life on the Wild Side @ Nature Center
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Life on the Wild Side @ Nature Center
Practice your survival skills as you learn about maps and compasses, first aid, extreme weather, and dangers in nature. Compare your survival skills to some of the world’s wildest animals, and investigate how much is …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods 9:15 am
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods @ Nature Center
Jul 30 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods @ Nature Center
Follow the stories of bear, rabbit, pig and donkey and discover friendships within the animal world. During outdoor adventures, we will explore Maymont’s 100 acres and all of its magical secrets. Help children in need …
Toddler Time: Summer Fun 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Summer Fun @ Nature Center
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Summer Fun @ Nature Center
Too much summer sun? Head over to the Maymont Nature Center for some indoor fun. Each session in this three-week program includes free play in the Discovery Room, a story, craft and a visit with …
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Life on the Wild Side 9:00 am
Life on the Wild Side @ Nature Center
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Life on the Wild Side @ Nature Center
Practice your survival skills as you learn about maps and compasses, first aid, extreme weather, and dangers in nature. Compare your survival skills to some of the world’s wildest animals, and investigate how much is …
Wild Water Explorers 9:00 am
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wild Water Explorers @ Nature Center
Dive into this wet and wonderful camp filled with experiments, activities, crafts and animal encounters! Explore rivers, oceans and wetlands while learning about the amazing properties of water and the wildlife that depends on it. …
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods 9:15 am
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods @ Nature Center
Jul 31 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Tales from the 100-Acre Woods @ Nature Center
Follow the stories of bear, rabbit, pig and donkey and discover friendships within the animal world. During outdoor adventures, we will explore Maymont’s 100 acres and all of its magical secrets. Help children in need …

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