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Black History Month- FEBRUARY

The Virginia Living Museum celebrates Black History Month with information and activities relating to African American scientists and the popular planetarium program “ Follow the Drinking Gourd.”
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Read Across America Day:   March 2, 2019

Time: 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Activities will be occurring throughout the entire museum.

Read Across America is an event that was established by the National Education Association to promote reading.  The event is generally celebrated on March 2nd, which coincides with Dr. Seuss’s birthday.  This year we will be reading 6 different books at designated times near the otter enclosure, beehive, red wolf enclosure, American Adventure exhibit, Chesapeake Bay Tank and touch tank.  There will also be Dr. Seuss book related hands on activities on the upper level of the museum, as well as, one asctivity outside Wild and Well on the lower level.  See details...

Activity times vary daily from 9a.m.- 5p.m.  

Cost: Included in Museum Admission

Reptiles Bizarre and Beautiful March 16-17

Cost:  Included in Museum admission. Non-members Adults $20, children (ages 3-12) $15.

Experience a close encounter of the reptile kind at the Virginia Living Museum. See a wide variety of native and exotic reptiles on display and in live animal programs.

Guest exhibitors includes Sandy Bottom, Virginia Master Naturalists, and Reptile Education of Virginia (REV) featuring the African Spurred Tortoise, Amazon Tree Boa, Blood Python, Brazilian Rainbow Boa, Burmese Python, Gargoyle Gecko, Vietnamese Centipede and New Caledonian Giant Gecko and so much more!



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