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at VIRGINIA'S ANIMAL ATTRACTION

Exhibit Open

through April 10

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ROAR OUTDOORS on the

Dinosaur

DISCOVERY TRAIL
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HOME to

250 Species

of ANIMALS
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EXPERIENCE

Virginia
from the MOUNTAINS to the SEA

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to NATURE
with HANDS-ON EXHIBITS

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FEBRUARY 17, 18, 19
OPEN DAILY
OPEN THRU APR. 10

Welcome to the Virginia Living Museum

Virginia’s Animal Attraction & Dino Destination

View endangered red wolves. Get up close to a loggerhead turtle 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 “Art & Science of Arachnids” now open through April 10, 2018 and Destination:DINOSAUR! coming May 5- Sept. 3, 2108.

What You’ll See

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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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Ice Age Weekend kicks off this morning with 3 full days of exciting exploration including a Mastodon Scavenger Hunt, Arctic Mammal Conservation Table, Saber Tooth Craft and Ice Age Collections.  Be sure to take in an LIVE animal Ambassador show, or a Planetarium Show.  Oh yes, and did we mention ARACHNIDS?  That exhibit is open too!  Come visit us this Presidents Day weekend including Holiday Monday!

Ice Age Weekend kicks off this morning with 3 full days of exciting exploration including a Mastodon Scavenger Hunt, Arctic Mammal Conservation Table, Saber Tooth Craft and Ice Age Collections. Be sure to take in an LIVE animal Ambassador show, or a Planetarium Show. Oh yes, and did we mention ARACHNIDS? That exhibit is open too! Come visit us this Presidents Day weekend including Holiday Monday! ... See MoreSee Less

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This weekend only... purchase a ticket to hear all about our recent gift of Mastodon Bones found right in Yorktown.  Saturday is sold out but you can still purchase tickets for Sunday or Holiday Monday if you hurry! https://thevlm.org/events/museum-events/

This weekend only... purchase a ticket to hear all about our recent gift of Mastodon Bones found right in Yorktown. Saturday is sold out but you can still purchase tickets for Sunday or Holiday Monday if you hurry! thevlm.org/events/museum-events/ ... See MoreSee Less

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