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Homeschool Days: Industrial Innovations of the Gilded Age

Maymont, Mansion 1700 Hampton Street, Richmond, VA

Calling all homeschoolers in grades 4 to 7. Enrich your learning experience with one of Maymont’s field investigation programs. Explore how coal powered the Gilded Age through immersive activities to learn about work conditions and how the energy resources that we use impact more than just the environment.


Maymont Mansion: Special Spring Break Hours

Maymont, Mansion 1700 Hampton Street, Richmond, VA

Explore the Gilded Age home of the Dooleys with a self-guided audio tour. Learn more about the people who lived & worked here, balancing technological advances of the time with the labor-intensive operations of a home this size, including the complicated story of the New South and Jim Crow.

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