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Night of the Living Museum Returns for 19th Year

Newport News, VA (October 2, 2018) – Night of the Living Museum, the peninsula’s largest Halloween Party, returns to the Virginia Living Museum for its 19th year for two nights, Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. This not-too-spooky Halloween event…

Virginia Living Museum recognizes 2017-18 Volunteers

Newport News, VA (August 31, 2018) – On August 17, 2018 the Virginia Living Museum held its annual Volunteer Recognition Banquet and recognized valued volunteers for special recognition including hours of service, years of service, departmental awards and the Gloria Lombardi Award. The Gloria Lombardi award acknowledges…

Keep it Cool Day August 11 at the Virginia Living Museum

Newport News, VA (August 3, 2018) – Learn how the Virginia Living Museum keeps their cool during hot summer days with Keep it Cool Day on Saturday, August 11 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. See our otters enjoying a “fish-cicle” and witness special animal enrichment activities at 11 a.m., 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. Next,…

Virginia Living Museum Welcomes New Loggerhead Sea Turtle

Newport News, VA (July 20, 2018) – In June the Virginia Living Museum introduced a new loggerhead sea turtle into the 30,000-gallon Noland Chesapeake Bay Aquarium. The sea turtle joins a variety of other native Virginia species including a sandbar shark. The Museum is asking the community to assist in giving the sea turtle…