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.


Play with Puzzles and Perception at the Science Museum of Virginia

Mindbender opens at the Museum on Saturday, September 27. 


Expanding Community Vision at the Science Museum of Virginia

The Living Ethics lecture series returns to the Science Museum of Virginia this fall. 



World Renowned Theoretical Physicist Explores Faith and Science

Dr. S. James Gates presents Chrysalis Institute’s fall keynote lecture on September 26.


Pandas Travel to The Dome

The world’s most loveable animal is taking over The Dome on Saturday, August 16.