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Wild

at VIRGINIA'S ANIMAL ATTRACTION

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ROAR OUTDOORS on the

Dinosaur

DISCOVERY TRAIL
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HOME to

250 Species

of ANIMALS

EXPERIENCE

Virginia
from the MOUNTAINS to the SEA
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to NATURE
with HANDS-ON EXHIBITS

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WHAT'S PRECIOUS in our WORLD

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NOW OPEN
FEB. 16, 17, 18
BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Welcome to the Virginia Living Museum

Virginia’s Animal Attraction & Dino Destination

View endangered red wolves. Get up close to a moray eel and moon jellies. See fish with no eyes and frogs that change colors. Touch live horseshoe crabs. Relive the age of the dinosaurs. It’s all at the Virginia Living Museum, Newport News, where living exhibits depict Virginia’s natural heritage from the mountains to the sea. Visitors experience animals native to Virginia in habitats, discovery centers and interactive exhibits. The Virginia Living Museum showcases Virginia’s natural and living resources to encourage understanding and protection of our natural world. Explore the new outdoor Dinosaur Discovery Trail with 16 life-like dinosaurs, paleo camp, dig pits & dinosaur fossils. Join us for American Adventure now open through April 21, 2019.

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Animals in Action

The Virginia Living Museum is home to more than 250 species of animals found in Virginia including reptiles, mammals, birds and fish. We provide a sanctuary for orphaned,  non-releasable or injured animals.

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Happening Today

Adventure Weekend – 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Otter and Friends – 10:30 am - 10:45 am
Swamp Turtle Feeding – 11:00 am - 11:15 am
Red Wolves Enrichment – 1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Aviary Feeding – 1:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Chesapeake Bay Tank Feeding – 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Follow the Drinking Gourd – 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm

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Zip on over to the Adventure Weekend for various activities Saturday, Sunday and Monday (Presidents Day).

As part of Adventure Weekend, follow the footsteps of many famous people who have walked across the Virginia Peninsula in RAINBOW PUPPETS production “Footsteps in History.” 

>> See the first comment for the event and make sure to follow the events on the page for more notifications.

Zip on over to the Adventure Weekend for various activities Saturday, Sunday and Monday (President's Day).

As part of Adventure Weekend, follow the footsteps of many famous people who have walked across the Virginia Peninsula in RAINBOW PUPPETS production “Footsteps in History.”

>> See the first comment for the event and make sure to follow the events on the page for more notifications. <<
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Bobcat Enrichment Time!  Super cute.  She loved the Valentines box she received today!! ♡  #bobcat #galentinesday #bemineImage attachment

Bobcat Enrichment Time! Super cute. She loved the Valentine's box she received today!! ♡ #bobcat #galentinesday #bemine ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Like all cats, if I fits, I sits! Lovely!

We LOVED seeing this beauty last weekend.

Charlotte Linger

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