Welcome to the Science Museum of Virginia!

From the legacy of our grand historic home inside a 100 year old train station to our quirky Rat Basketball team – we undoubtedly have a rich history and a bright future.  We’ve made a few resources available for you here on this page, but if you are interested in writing a story about us, please contact us today.


Science Museum of Virginia Press Kit

Inspiring Virginians to enrich their lives through science.


Science on Tap at the Science Museum of Virginia

Fill your cup with science and your favorite local brew on Saturday, May 9.


Quarks and Forks at the Science Museum of Virginia

Dr. Raul Briceno, presents The Exotic World of Quarks! on Wednesday, April 29.


Bestselling Author Unveils Murder, Mystery and Intrigue at the Science Museum of Virginia

Author Amy Stewart talks Wicked Plants on Saturday, April 18.


Humpback Whales Splash in The Dome

Giant screen movie, Humpback Whales, splashes into The Dome on Saturday, April 11.


Countdown to March Ratness at the Science Museum of Virginia

The March Ratness 'Final Fur' tournament tips off on Friday, April 3.


Pi Day Infinitely More Fun at Science Museum of Virginia

Super Pi Day (3.1415926...) activities kick off at 9:26 am on Saturday, March 14. 


Wicked Plants are taking over the Science Museum of Virginia

Step into a macabre world where plants hold all the power, beginning January 24.