The Science Museum of Virginia features four floors of interactive labs, awesome artifacts, hundreds of hands-on experiences and both permanent exhibitions and touring exhibitions from around the world to amaze and inspire you!
Skin key art showing a face with several skin textures.

Skin: Living Armor, Evolving Identity

Now Open

The Dome

Buckle your seatbelt because it's time to explore Earth and the farthest reaches of the cosmos! At 76 feet, our Dome theater is the largest screen in Virginia and provides guests with the ultimate "you are there" experience.
Couple hiking-poster for Into America's Wild
the dome

Into America’s Wild

Showing Daily at 11 a.m.

Image of Dinosaurs Alive T. rex
the dome

Dinosaurs Alive

Showing Daily at 3 p.m.

Black background with planets throughout surrounded by different spheres of color for the Living Worlds Planetarium show.
the dome

Living Worlds

Showing Weekdays at 1 p.m. and Weekends at 2 p.m.

Forward to the Moon logo over top a view of space with Earth in the background
the dome

Forward to the Moon

Showing Saturdays at Noon