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Oyster Roast Nov. 12

November 12, 2016 Virginia Living Museum to hold annual Oyster Roast Nov. 12, 2016 Enjoy all-you-can-eat fresh local Rappahannock Oysters, fried seafood, chowder, sausages, dessert buffet, craft beers, wine, music, raffles and more at the Virginia Living Museum’s fifth annual Oyster Roast Saturday, Nov. 12….

VLM to open permanent dinosaur trail Oct. 15

Oct. 7, 2016 For more than 25 years, dinosaurs have been a popular summer exhibit at the Virginia Living Museum. On Oct. 15, as part of its 50th anniversary celebration, the museum will open a permanent outdoor Dinosaur Discovery Trail. This permanent exhibit will showcase…

Alonzo Bell elected president of VLM Board of Trustees

Alonzo R. Bell, Jr. was elected president of the Virginia Living Museum Board of Trustees for 2016-17 at the annual meeting June 8. Bell is principal broker with Randolph Real Estate Services, Inc., Newport News. Bradford N. Patten, president, Alcove Corp., Williamsburg, was elected president-elect….

Dinosaur Discoveries opens May 7

In honor of its 50th anniversary, the Virginia Living Museum is bringing back some of the most popular dinosaurs, including T. rex. and Triceratops, for a summer of roaring, life-like prehistoric creatures. Opening May 7, the exhibit will take visitors back millions of years to…

Garden Fest April 24

Garden activities for all ages at the Virginia Living Museum’s Garden Fest April 24 Celebrate gardens and gardening with activities for the whole family at the Virginia Living Museum, Sunday, April 24 – a 50th anniversary event. Special guest, award-winning garden photographer and author Saxon…

General Assembly commends VLM

The Virginia House of Delegates passed a resolution Jan. 29 commending the Virginia Living Museum for 50 years of outstanding service to the Commonwealth by promoting a better understanding of the delicate balance of the natural world. The resolution was introduced by Del. David Yancey…