Shrink down to size with interactive exhibits simulated at a billionth of a meterscale! Guests will have the chance to get hands-on with Nano science projects from the University of Virginia and Virginia Commonwealth University while learning how tiny science can be so hugely fun!
See 20 novel experiences that convey the importance of the powerhouses in the cells of our body – mitochondria! This collaborative exhibition between faculty and students in Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Engineering and School of Arts with the Science Museum of Virginia presents two and three dimensional artistic interpretations that willinspire and encourage guests to […]
All aboard! Children are invited to wear their coziest pajamas and bring along the whole family for a magical evening screening of The Polar Express in The Dome. Join us before the film for fun activities – and milk and cookies, too! Admission is free and limited to members only. Reservations are required and space […]
Enjoy an evening filled with glow-in-the-dark crafts, games and experiments as you learn about luminescence and phosphorescence. Step into The Dome at 6:30 pm for Science After Dark: The Glow of the Universe, to uncover how light helps astronomers explore our universe, and stay for a special showing of Tron at 8pm. Venture outside to […]
The Science Museum of Virginia is inviting middle school girls to light up the night with science. On Saturday, October 4, the Museum will host the Girls in Science Camp In in partnership with DuPont and the Society of Women Engineers. This special overnight event allows participants to spend an evening exploring three floors of […]
Enter the wonderfully puzzling world of brainteasers and interactive challenges that are guaranteed to test your brain power! Think outside of the box to complete puzzles and become a member of the Mindbender Society. Can you beat a group challenge? Grab your friends or a stranger to help you complete tasks. As you travel through […]