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NEW! 90 Years a Museum 11:00 am
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the legacy of James and Sallie Dooleys’ extraordinary gift to Richmond throughout their spectacular home. Rarely seen early images displayed throughout Maymont Mansion give a sense of how things looked when the estate was …
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NEW! 90 Years a Museum 11:00 am
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the legacy of James and Sallie Dooleys’ extraordinary gift to Richmond throughout their spectacular home. Rarely seen early images displayed throughout Maymont Mansion give a sense of how things looked when the estate was …
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NEW! 90 Years a Museum 11:00 am
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Sep 3 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the legacy of James and Sallie Dooleys’ extraordinary gift to Richmond throughout their spectacular home. Rarely seen early images displayed throughout Maymont Mansion give a sense of how things looked when the estate was …
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NEW! 90 Years a Museum 11:00 am
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Sep 4 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
NEW! 90 Years a Museum @ Maymont Mansion
Discover the legacy of James and Sallie Dooleys’ extraordinary gift to Richmond throughout their spectacular home. Rarely seen early images displayed throughout Maymont Mansion give a sense of how things looked when the estate was …
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Special Monday Opening: Labor Day 10:00 am
Special Monday Opening: Labor Day @ Maymont
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Special Monday Opening: Labor Day @ Maymont
Nature & Visitor Center, 10am-5pm Maymont Mansion, 11am-5pm Maymont’s indoor exhibits, including Maymont Mansion and the Nature Center, will be open for the holiday. (Indoor exhibits are normally open Tuesday-Sunday).
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Homeschool Happenings: Seasons 10:00 am
Homeschool Happenings: Seasons @ Nature Center
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Homeschool Happenings: Seasons @ Nature Center
How do our furry friends stay warm in the winter? How does a snake survive in the cold? Are birds the only animals that migrate? Students investigate how animals change with the seasons while learning …
Homeschool Happenings: Reptiles 11:15 am
Homeschool Happenings: Reptiles @ Nature Center and Grounds
Sep 13 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Homeschool Happenings: Reptiles @ Nature Center and Grounds | Richmond | Virginia | United States
How do snakes smell their surroundings? Do turtles have backbones? Do alligators live in Virginia? Slither into the secretive world of reptiles and meet several of our cold-blooded critters, including our newest reptile! Ages 4 …
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Homeschool Happenings: One House, Two Worlds 11:00 am
Homeschool Happenings: One House, Two Worlds @ Maymont Mansion
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Homeschool Happenings: One House, Two Worlds @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Maymont’s unique history provides a rich resource that awakens students to ideas and events of the past and a connection to how the past affects their lives today. Students examine a complex and often neglected …
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Toddler Time: Animal Adventures 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Animal Adventures @ Nature Center
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Animal Adventures @ 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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Geocaching 10:00 am
Geocaching @ Nature Center and Grounds
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Geocaching @ Nature Center and Grounds
If you enjoy Maymont’s scavenger hunts, you’ll want to try this new way to “hunt.” Learn about geocaching – treasure hunting using GPS units or smart phones with geocaching apps. We will make signature items …
Family Camp-Out: Creatures of the James 6:00 pm
Family Camp-Out: Creatures of the James @ Maymont Grounds
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 18 @ 9:00 am
Family Camp-Out: Creatures of the James @ Maymont Grounds | Richmond | Virginia | United States
The James River and its surrounding habitats are home to many amazing animals! Take an evening hike through the estate in search of native nocturnal creatures, and meet a few of Maymont’s own animal ambassadors. …
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Homeschool Happenings: Creature Feature 10:00 am
Homeschool Happenings: Creature Feature @ Nature Center and Grounds
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Homeschool Happenings: Creature Feature @ Nature Center and Grounds | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Learn how animals tough it out in the wild using claws, jaws, shells, senses and more to protect themselves. Students explore these animal adaptations with hands-on activities and a visit from a well protected creature. …
Homeschool Happenings: Bird Encounter with Owl Pellet Dissection 11:15 am
Homeschool Happenings: Bird Encounter with Owl Pellet Dissection @ Nature Center
Sep 20 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Homeschool Happenings: Bird Encounter with Owl Pellet Dissection @ Nature Center
Can owls spin their heads all the way around? What adaptations help birds survive in the wild? Soar into the world of birds with an “encounter” that includes fun facts and a close-up glimpse of …
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NEW! Homeschool Happenings: Animal Kingdom 10:00 am
NEW! Homeschool Happenings: Animal Kingdom @ Nature Center and Grounds
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
NEW! Homeschool Happenings: Animal Kingdom @ Nature Center and Grounds | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Why do scientists “classify” animals? Why do animals have common names and scientific names? During this hands-on program, get up-close with Maymont’s animals and discover the mysteries of classifying organisms. Ages 11 and older. Register …
Toddler Time: Animal Adventures 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Animal Adventures @ Nature Center
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Animal Adventures @ 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 …
Beer & Wine Classic 7:00 pm
Beer & Wine Classic @ Carriage House Lawn
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Beer & Wine Classic @ Carriage House Lawn | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Maymont’s Dooley Noted Society hosts their annual Beer & Wine Classic! Guests can try unlimited samples of Virginia’s finest brews as they enjoy live music by Jackass Flats, a Richmond bluegrass band. Festivities also include …
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Visit the Victorians 12:00 pm
Visit the Victorians @ Maymont Mansion
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Visit the Victorians @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Join in the fun as Victorian ladies, distinguished gentlemen and charming children welcome guests and invite them to pay a call on the Dooleys during this family-friendly visit to the estate. Meet the conscientious domestic …
Maymont Members Movie Night 7:00 pm
Maymont Members Movie Night @ Carriage House Lawn
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Maymont Members Movie Night @ Carriage House Lawn
Maymont members are invited to a fun evening viewing of “The Princess Bride.” Open only to current Maymont Members. Join or renew today! Free popcorn, King of Pops on site. Please bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.
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Visit the Victorians 12:00 pm
Visit the Victorians @ Maymont Mansion
Sep 25 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Visit the Victorians @ Maymont Mansion | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Join in the fun as Victorian ladies, distinguished gentlemen and charming children welcome guests and invite them to pay a call on the Dooleys during this family-friendly visit to the estate. Meet the conscientious domestic …
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Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration 10:00 am
Homeschool Happenings: Wetland Exploration @ Nature Center and Grounds
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Homeschool Happenings: 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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Toddler Time: Animal Adventures 10:00 am
Toddler Time: Animal Adventures @ Nature Center
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Animal Adventures @ 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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