Princess Tiana and Princess Jasmine Visit CMoR

While CMoR Central is close for Carniball, CMoR Short Pump is getting the “royal treatment” as Princess Tiana and Princess Jasmine come by for special storytimes, meet and greets, and fun! The Princesses will only be visiting for a short time, from 2:00pm-4:00pm, so don’t miss out!

Acceptance Presented by the Chesterfield Children’s Theatre at CMoR!

Chesterfield Children’s Theatre is bringing their play Acceptance to the Children’s Museum of Richmond Chesterfield in honor of Black History Month. Teaching acceptance in all forms—racial, religious, and more—this performance is a don’t miss, and free with museum admission!

Attitude vs. Gratitude: Commonwealth Parenting

(for Parents/Caregivers of Children All Ages) When we allow our children to speak and act disrespectfully, when we indulge their “gimmes”, and when we expect too little from them, we stand directly in the way of our children’s ability to realize their fullest potential.  Join the discussion as we learn how to move children from Attitude […]

Ezibu Muntu at CMoR

Clap and sing along to traditional African song and dance led by Ezibu Muntu African Dance and Cultural Foundation! Due to popular demand, we’ll have two performances at 1:00pm and 2:30pm. Don’t miss out on these lively and interactive musical journeys! 1:00pm and 2:30pm performances

Richmond Boy’s Choir at CMoR

Join the Children’s Museum of Richmond and the Richmond Boys’ Choir for the kick-off of Black History Month. The Richmond Boys’ Choir will take guests on a musical journey through historical, traditional, and modern songs.

TECHNOLOGY: The Good, Bad & Ugly

RVA Parents Forum Series Encourages Parents to Get Connected Parenting in a hyper-connected technology filled world. What’s the impact of all the media and technology on children? Does too much screen time hurt or help social skills development? Parents will learn how to protect their kids online.

MLK Day of Service Drop in Volunteering Project: Book Drive & Bookmarks


In honor and recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day this month, HandsOn is working with the Children’s Museum of Richmond, and Chamberlayne and Laburnum Elementary Schools to coordinate an education-focused project. Volunteers will be helping promote literacy by donating new or gently-loved books appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten-Fifth graders and creating MLK-inspired bookmarks for the youth at both […]

Justin Roberts and The Not Ready for Naptime Players- CMoR

WO TIME GRAMMY NOMINEE Justin Roberts and The Not Ready for Naptime Players dish out whimsical, intelligent and rocking music for kids and their parents. His latest album, Recess has already garnered praise from People Magazine and the New York Times and is a seven-time Gold Award Winner for the Parents’ Choice Awards Parents’ Choice […]

10th Annual VA State Yo Yo Competition

More information coming soon. Location: CMoR Central 2626 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220 Please contact regarding details for the competition. Museum Admission is not included in Yo Yo Competition.

Divorce: The Rippling Effect

Commonwealth Parenting, celebrating its 30th Anniversary and new partnership with The Children’s Museum of Richmond, presents a 6-part RVA Parents Forum Series on the toughest issues confronting parents today. Each evening in the series features local experts, Commonwealth Parenting Family Educators, complementary dinner and babysitting. Here are the details for this session:Divorce: The Rippling Effect Join us for […]