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Family Camp-In Mystery:  Who Stole the Shark! SOLD OUT

Date: Updated June 14-15th (overnight)

Time: 6:30pm Friday to 9am Saturday

Description:  Camp overnight at the Virginia Living Museum! Families will solve a “whodunnit” style mystery by engaging in hands-on activities which reveal clues throughout the evening.  Can you figure out which suspect committed the crime by using science and your five senses?  Participants will also visit the Abbitt Observatory for some live stargazing (weather permitting), meet some live animals, and get to sleep in the Museum’s exhibits!

Please eat dinner before you come. A light evening snack will be provided and continential breakfast in the morning.

This overnight program is designed for families with children ages 5-17.

Pricing: Please purchase the adult ticket while purchasing tickets for the children. Children under the age of 5 may not attend. 

Member Price: $35 per child (age 5 – 17), $25 per adult (age 18 and over). Children may not attend without adults.  Advance payment is required.

To receive member discount, please click on “Register” or “Sign in” (with the email listed in your membership record) located in the upper right corner of the page. The member discount will appear when you checkout.

Non-member Price:  $40 per child, $30 per adult. Children may not attend without adults.  Advance payment is required.

Cancellation: Groups and individuals may cancel up to two weeks prior to the camp-in and receive a full refund. If the museum cancels, full refunds will be issued.

For questions, please contact the Reservations Office at 757-595-9135, Monday – Friday, 9am – 4:30pm.

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