The Science Museum of Virginia has hundreds of hands-on experiences to amaze and inspire you! Along with fun ways to explore science, our exhibits provide many ways of meeting the Scientific Investigation, Reasoning and Logic strands in the Virginia Standards of Learning.
Making its North American debut at the Science Museum of Virginia on June 8, 2019, Pompeii: The Immortal City plunges guests into the heart of the drama and the ruins of the ancient city.
The insatiable curiosity of Curious George – the little monkey who has captured the imagination and hearts of millions of children and adults for 65 years – comes to life at the Museum on January 19, 2019!
Boost! your mind, body and lifestyle through a series of interactive challenges.
Unearth the fastest and slowest things at work in the universe. It's all relative!
Foster the curiosity of your youngest scientists in a bright experience for ages 5 and under.
Get back to the basics of architecture and physics. Because scientific principles never get old.
Spark your sense of wonder by exploring several forms of energy.
Some things – like train cars and submarines – just don’t fit inside.
Explore these inspiring art exhibitions - on display for a limited time.
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