Calendar of Events

Ongoing

Preschool Palette Classes

Guided Woodland Hikes
Last Sunday of each month, 2 p.m.
Conducted by Virginia Master Naturalists, these informative walks cover a mile of trails in both woodlands and fields and also touch on the historic ruins of Belmont’s past. Please wear sturdy footwear. Meet outside the Visitor Center.

Public Programs

Belmont Portrayed
January 23-April 17
Juried exhibition of artwork depicting the Belmont buildings, grounds and gardens.
Included with museum admission
Featured Artists and Painting Titles

Dinosaurs at Belmont!
March 13, 2 pm
Robert E. Weems, Calvert Marine Museum  Research Associate, will give a presentation and lead a walking tour of dinosaur footprints found in Belmont’s stonework.
Free

Beeping Egg Hunt

Sunday, March 20, 2-4 pm
5th Annual Beeping Egg Hunt Invitation
Our 5th Annual Beeping Egg Hunt is for visually impaired children and their families.  Bring your basket and join us for an egg hunt, refreshments, miniature animal petting zoo, crafts and Touch a Tractor. Please RSVP to Education and Communications Manager Michelle Crow-Dolby at mdolby@umw.edu or 540-654-1851. FLYER
Free

Spring Open House
Sunday, April 10, 10 am-5 pm
Enjoy the restored gardens in bloom, the art of Gari Melchers and the history of Belmont.  This a great opportunity to share Belmont with family and friends.
Free