American Girls Tea Party at Maymont Mansion on July 18th

Young girls will love the upcoming tea at Maymont Mansion. Why? Because it’s an American Girl Tea Party! 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 Maymont’s Carriage […]

2013 Sizzlin’ Summer Fun Activities and Events

“Mom, I’m bored!”  Haven’t we all heard that at one time or another? Well don’t worry – we’ve got a mega-listing of fun summer  activities for inside or outside, and for a full day, half day, full week, weekend, or just an hour! Check it out and let us know of other fun activities for […]

Free ‘Tempest’ Performance at Maymont on May 1st

Here is a great opportunity for you and your kids to enjoy a FREE performance at the Carriage House lawn at Maymont on May 1st, 213! Don’t miss it – it’s one of Shakespeare’s finest works!   The Tempest – By William Shakespeare A FREE event for the entire family! Performance – May 1st at 7pm Rain Date – May […]

Celebrate Mother’s Day Around Richmond

Mother’s Day is May 12th, 2013, and it’s a fun day for moms, grandmoms, kids, and others. Enjoy many of the events leading up to Mother’s Day and on your very special day too! Check websites to confirm dates, times, and locations as they may change after posting. Celebrate mom with a photo at Canvas […]

HistoryMobile Rolls Into Maymont: March 31st – April 2nd

Virginia’s Civil War 150 HistoryMobile Coming to Maymont Tractor-trailer ‘museum on wheels’ is filled with interactive exhibits and activities Many parents raising kids in the Richmond area are enjoying spring break the week of April 1. And that coincides with this awesome exhibit at Maymont! History is on the move in Virginia as the Civil […]

Win Tickets to Maymont Spring Break Week in April

Spend Spring Break week at Maymont this year April 1st – 5th, 2013. Indoor exhibits including Maymont Mansion and the Nature Center will be open all week (even on Monday, when they are usually closed), and there will be something fun to do every day. Scavenger Hunt, Vegetable Gardening, and Behind the Scenes are just […]

Explore a Truly Victorian Christmas at Maymont Mansion

Maymont Mansion is beautiful any time of year – but during the Christmas season it is transformed into an elegant and decorative setting with reminders of years gone by. During November and December, Maymont offers plenty of family-friendly activities and events. From holiday tours and wreath-making, to horse drawn carriage rides and visits with Santa, […]