Archive for: Maymont

Part VII: Maymont’s Specialty Gardens, Carriage Collection, Rides and Upcoming Events!

Part VII: Maymont’s Specialty Gardens, Carriage Collection, Rides and Upcoming Events!

The round fountain © Britt Conley Maymont has more offerings than we can get to with our last day’s feature.  Aside from the lovely fountain here on the...

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Part VI: Maymont’s Children’s Farm

Part VI: Maymont’s Children’s Farm

I wasn’t sure where to begin with this place but these extremely cute animals keep looking at me from the photos on my desktop like I’m their long lost...

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Part V: The Maymont Arboretum and Tree Experience

Part V: The Maymont Arboretum and Tree Experience

The Arboretum © Britt Conley Today were continuing our visit around Maymont by wandering through the vast Arboretum which includes thousands of trees and shrubs....

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Part IV: Maymont’s Wildlife Sanctuary

Part IV: Maymont’s Wildlife Sanctuary

Hello, my name is Erika and this is my first post for The Photo Garden Bee.  As the Assistant Photo Garden Bee,  you’ll be hearing from me every so often...

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Part III: Maymont’s Italian Garden.

Part III: Maymont’s Italian Garden.

The Italian Garden in Fall © Britt Conley The Italian Garden is uniquely organized into low geometric planting areas divided up by walkways and garnished with statuary...

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Part II: Maymont’s Japanese Garden.

Part II: Maymont’s Japanese Garden.

The Japanese Garden © Britt Conley. The immense Japanese garden is a site to behold. There are so many varieties of trees here that they make the textural space...

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Part I: Maymont Overview

Part I: Maymont Overview

The Maymont Lake © Britt Conley I have to put Maymont in the unexpected gem category.  Erika and I headed down to Richmond last month and while we were there I...

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