Armour House & Gardens at Meadowview Park

4001 Clarendon Road | Henrico, VA   23223 | (804) 652-1400 | ArmourHouse@henrico.us
Description

This Victorian style home is located directly behind Arthur Ashe Elementary School. The surrounding property boasts a scenic walking trail, tennis courts, a garden, flowing fountain surrounded by arbors with blooming vines, and children’s gardens and play areas.

Available for rent, The Armour House and Gardens is an ideal setting for small gatherings, celebrations, meetings, or retreats. A large shelter facility with a fireplace is also available for rent. A variety of classes and events are offered for both children and adults throughout the year.

Hours of Operation

Business Hours
Monday-Friday: 8am-4:30pm

Rental & Program Hours
Monday-Saturday: 8am-10pm
Sunday: 1-8pm

Amenities
Hiking/Nature Trail Hiking/ Nature Trail
Open Play Area Open Play Area
Picnic Area Picnic Area
Picnic Reservations Picnic Reservations
Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter
Play Equipment Play Equipment
Private Rental Private Rental
Restrooms Restrooms
Tennis Tennis
Programs

View the Recreation programs held at The Armour House & Gardens at Meadowview Park.

To view a complete list of Recreation programs and register online, visit HCRP Connect.

Registration is required in advance for all programs with a fee.

 

 

Facility Reservations

The following spaces are available for rent:

  •  The first floor of house is comprised of 2 rooms and a sunroom and has a maximum capacity of 50 individuals standing or 30 seated. Rental of the first floor includes use of the kitchen.
  •  The beautiful gardens feature an incredible fountain and patio area perfect for any event. The maximum capacity for the garden package is 125 individuals.

The parking lot has 90 spaces.

Helpful Links

Park Map
Shelter Reservations
Program Registration

History

Edmund Christian built the house at Meadowview in 1915. On the park grounds, archeologists identified two prehistoric American Indian sites. In the 19th century, Chief Justice John Marshall’s Chickahominy Farm was located nearby. The Armour family sold the property to Henrico County in 1999.

Special Features
  • Garden
  • Children’s Garden
  • Greenhouse
Map
Nearby Landmarks
Photo Gallery