The Robins Nature Center Admission Tickets

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The Robins Nature Center Admission Tickets

Dive into The Robins Nature Center at Maymont for a new James River experience!

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The Robins Nature Center at Maymont 2201 Shields Lake Drive Richmond, VA 23220

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Contact the organizer to request a refund.

About this event

Maymont members receive free admission all year at The Robins Nature Center. Join today to enjoy membership benefits. Your promo code will be included in your email receipt.

If you are a current member and need your ticket promo code, please email

Guests who present an Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card can receive free admission for themselves and three others through our participation in Museums For All. (Walk-up only.)


River Reach – A 34-foot-tall active sculpture that encourages play and learning.

Freshwater Interactive Animation – A multimedia experience that replicates lifelike interactions with animals and water.

Digital Pool Touch Stations – Two virtual shallow pools teeming with wildlife and native plants.

Run of the River, Activity and Exploration – Lively recreation with rocks to climb, a beaver lodge to visit, and other playful pursuits.

Run of the River, Education and Inspiration – Giant river murals, life size (and larger!) animal models, and fascinating facts.

My James River Learning Tools – Videos, quizzes and opportunities for action in an entertaining app.

Dynamic Fish Identification – Realistic digital animal illustrations to identify the aquatic and terrestrial life in the aquariums.

Enhanced Guest Amenities – A reimagined gift shop, a book nook and improved snack and beverage vending.

Capacity is limited; tickets are non-refundable.


Timed Online Ticketing Available

To manage capacity and contact, it's recommended that tickets be purchased online in advance. Some walk-up tickets may be available as capacity allows.

Face Coverings / Masks

Face coverings are required for staff and volunteers inside The Robins Nature Center. Face coverings are recommended for any individual who has not been vaccinated or who may be considered at-risk. Masks should cover both the nose and mouth.

Contactless Payment

Contactless payment through the use of credit/debit card or tap-and-go option (i.e. Apple Pay or Google Wallet) for retail purchases is encouraged.

Hand Sanitizer

Hand sanitizer stations are available at the building entry, exit and within the new experience, and guests are encouraged to use them after touching any surface. Staff will sanitize their hands between transactions and after touching any public surface.


Please review the COVID-19 checklist with all members of your party on the day of your visit. If you or any member of your group show any of the following symptoms, please reschedule your day and time.

You may arrive up to 15 minutes before your reserved ticket time to visit the gift shop in the lobby and check in for The Robins Nature Center experience. The exhibit is self-guided and typically takes approximately 45 minutes. Tickets are non-refundable.