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Open

until July 9

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GO

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
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EXPERIENCE

Virginia
from the MOUNTAINS to the SEA

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to NATURE
with HANDS-ON EXHIBITS

Connect

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Protect

WHAT'S PRECIOUS in our WORLD

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GIANT

BRICK

sculptures

LEGO

July 22 - Nov 26

®

Art by Sean Kenney

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OPEN THROUGH JULY 9
OPEN DAILY
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OPENS JULY 22

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. WATER|WAYS a Smithsonian Exhibition now showing through July 9.

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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