Everyone In Virginia Should Visit This Enchanting Urban Waterfall
If you think man-made waterfalls aren’t as spectacular as the real thing, you’ll need to check out Maymont’s Japanese Garden in Richmond. A true gift to the city, Maymont is a 100-acre estate that celebrates natural beauty, wildlife, and more. Aside from the beautiful gardens, there are interactive nature centers, historic tours, and animal exhibits galore. A visit to this urban waterfall in Maymont could easily turn into one of the loveliest days for visitors of all ages.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you visited Maymont? Be sure to share your experiences in the comments.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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