Agecroft Hall & Gardens

4305 Sulgrave Road, Richmond, VA 23221 - United States




Agecroft Hall & Gardens is an authentic English Tudor historic house museum filled with 16th and 17th century furnishings and unique architectural elements. Outside enjoy manicured gardens and a woodland walk overlooking the James River. Open 4 days per week for tours, garden admission, educational programs, concerts, special events, and home of the annual Richmond Shakespeare Festival.


Self-guided museum and gardens are free for Museum Day ticket holders on September 18, 2021 12:00-5:00 p.m. Take a garden map to explore the formal gardens including the picturesque Sunken Garden, the fragrant Herb Garden, the only Shakespeare Garden in Virginia, and the kid-friendly Turf Maze. Continue past the gardens to our shaded woodland walk for a short hike with a lookout on the James River. The Sunroom Exhibit, with a large stained glass window and historical information, is also included in admission.

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