Welcome to the Science Museum of Virginia!

From the legacy of our grand historic home inside a 100 year old train station to our quirky Rat Basketball team – we undoubtedly have a rich history and a bright future.  We’ve made a few resources available for you here on this page, but if you are interested in writing a story about us, please contact us today.


Science Museum of Virginia Press Kit

Inspiring Virginians to enrich their lives through science.


Model Railroad Show Picks Up Steam at the Science Museum of Virginia

The 38th Annual Model Railroad Show pulls into the Museum from November 27-29.


Science Museum of Virginia Glows at Science After Dark

The Museum will host a special evening of blacklight activities on Friday, October 16.


Alien Worlds and Androids Awaken at the Science Museum of Virginia

Join the search for alien life and discover new worlds starting Saturday, October 10.


Science Museum of Virginia Hosts Rare Lunar Eclipse Viewing

Join astronomers for a special viewing of the Total Lunar Eclipse on Sunday, September 27.


SR-71 Prepares for Flight to Science Museum of Virginia

The iconic SR-71 Blackbird aircraft will undergo a test lift on Monday, May 29.