Back to the Moon For Good-SMV

Relive the golden age of space exploration and uncover the results of past missions to the Moon. Travel back to the present as you watch 30 teams across the world race to land a spacecraft on the Moon as they compete in the Google Lunar XPRIZE challenge.  For more information, visit http://www.smv.org/visit/events.

Destroy All Monsters-SMV

Bring your monster-loving friends to see “Destroy All Monsters” — the ninth film in the original Japanese sci-fi Godzilla series. This campy show is complete with live music played by Richmond’s own Goldrush with its unique blend of pop, indie rock and classical! For more information, visit http://www.smv.org/visit/events.

Observational Honeybee Hive-SMV

Bees are creating quite the buzz at the newly installed Observational Honeybee Hive! Discover the secret life of honeybees all summer long, thanks to the Richmond Beekeepers Association, which will have a beekeeper on duty Thursdays, 10:30–11:30 am, and Sundays 1:30 – 2:30 pm. Included with exhibit admission, free for members. For more information, visit http://www.smv.org/visit/events.

‘Monster Mash Up’ Art Show-SMV

Check out what monsters look like through the eyes of Museum members who created clay versions earlier this year in workshops. Included with exhibit admission, free for members. For more information, visit http://www.smv.org/visit/events.

Lunch Break Science: Halloween Haunted Attractions – The Art of the Scare

Pack a lunch and join us. Museum scientists and others share easy to understand information on a wide range of science topics. Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. For more information, visit http://www.smv.org/visit/events

Lunch Break Science: Poe: Science Fiction Pioneer-SMV

Pack a lunch and join us. Museum scientists and others share easy to understand information on a wide range of science topics. Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. For more information, visit http://www.smv.org/visit/events

Congratulations: $1 Million Gift from Altria Group to the Science Museum

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Congratulations to the Science Museum of Virginia – we could not be more excited! Check out the press release below. The Science Museum of Virginia works to foster science learning throughout the Commonwealth. Despite growing numbers of visitors to Broad Street Station from Northern, Western, and Eastern Virginia, geographic distance remains a barrier for many. […]

FREE Annual Family Palooza is Coming: June 15, 2013

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Get ready….get set….have FUN! It’s the annual Family Palooza at the Science Museum of Virginia on June 15, 2013. It’s a day filled with fun and healthy activities for the entire family. Thanks to HCA Virginia for sponsoring this annual event. Wondering what all the hoopla is about? Well here are just some of the […]

Real Richmond Review: Flight of the Butterflies at the Museum

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Flight of the Butterflies at the Science Museum of Virginia Saturday, May 25-Friday, September 6, 2013 Do you believe in miracles? Do you need to be reminded of the incredible magic of nature? Are you looking for an uplifting, exhilarating, and majestic view of the world? Then head over to The Science Museum of Virginia where you […]

Tons of Fun at the Science Museum of Virginia

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The Science Museum of Virginia has tons of events, exhibits, and family fun going on. Lots of events are happening right now so don’t miss them. Mark your calendars to take advantage of all of these fun activities. And be sure to visit our link to register to possibly win a family pack of 5-free […]