Plan Your Visit

A first visit to Maymont is best started at the Robins Nature & Visitor Center—Maymont’s front door—but a history lover will soon find a path to the 1893 Maymont Mansion, while a plant lover will find the elaborate Japanese and Italian gardens. And animal lovers will delight in the Nature Center, Wildlife Exhibits and Maymont Farm. Seekers of solitude will select the perfect spot under a stately elm or beside a babbling brook.

Hours and Fees

Discover fun and fascinating facts about Maymont in our mobile tour! Click here to listen to the tour, or download the izi.TRAVEL app on your iPhone, Android or Windows phone and enter Maymont in “Search for Destination” and explore the entire 100-acre estate.

Grounds and Gardens

Daily, 10am-5pm
(open until 7pm April-September)
Free admission

Maymont Farm & Wildlife Exhibits

Farm Pastures and Wildlife Exhibits, Daily, 10am-5pm (weather permitting)
$5 per person suggested admission

Maymont Mansion

Tuesday-Sunday, 12-5pm
Guided tours on the hour and half-hour; last tour begins at 4:30pm. Visit Maymont Mansion’s basement for a self-guided tour of the belowstairs exhibit and to sign up for a guided tour of the upper floors.
$5 per person suggested admission; $2 children ages 2-11.
Reservations required for groups of 10 or more (see Group Tours).
Tour times can’t be guaranteed for walkups. To reserve your spot, purchase a tour ticket online.

Carriage Collection

Tuesday-Sunday, 12-5pm
On exhibit at the Carriage House

Nature & Visitor Center Exhibits

Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm
Last entry at 4:45pm
$4 youth & adults ages 13-59 / $3 children ages 4-12 and seniors ages 60+ / Free for Maymont members and children under 4
Reservations required for groups of 10 or more (see Group Tours). Snacks, drinks, souvenirs available for purchase.
Purchase Nature Center admission tickets online.

Maymont Mansion Shop

Tuesday-Sunday, 12-5pm
Located on the Belowstairs exhibit level of Maymont Mansion

Maymont Foundation Offices

Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Located in the Carriage House

Enhance Your Visit

Golf Cart Tours

Explore Maymont’s 100 acres of rolling hills, fascinating history, gorgeous gardens, and animal exhibits with ease during a private golf cart ride with a personal tour guide. One-hour tours available by online reservation April 1-October 31. For reservations during the off-season, call 804-358-7166, ext. 338 at least one week in advance (weather permitting). Tours begin and end at the Robins Nature & Visitor Center. Find out more or book your Golf Cart Tour online.

Carriage Rides

Would you like to offer carriage rides to families attending your company picnic? Or perhaps you’ve been looking for a romantic way to show your wife that she’ll always be your bride? Maymont can help! Find out more.

Group Tours

Maymont offers a variety of group tours for your garden club, motorcoach tour or special group. Choose from our unique group packages (for groups of 30 or more) featuring Maymont history, gardens, animals or Victorian Christmas traditions, or customize your own visit from 10 individual tour options. Find out more.

Animal Encounters

Explore the wild side of Maymont with your own private animal adventures! Find out more.


Maymont often serves as a location for professional photography and film productions, and also offers many beautiful backdrops for bridal, family and senior portraits. The Maymont Foundation welcomes the use of its grounds for photography, but reservations and payment are required for special photography and videography including films, commercials, advertisements, and portraits. For reservations, email our Special Events department or call 804-358-7167.

Bridal, Family, Senior and Other Portraits

10am-7pm, April-September
10am-5pm, October-March
No weekend sessions booked from April-October. Limited weekend sessions available November-March, no more than one month in advance.
$30 per two-hour session; dressing room available for an additional $50. Full payment required at time of booking via credit card.

Commercial Photography

Since we know every commercial, film and advertisement is unique, we will work with you to determine rates for your project.