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.


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.


Science Museum of Virginia Hosts 5th Annual Arts & Culture Xpo

Cultureworks presents the Arts & Culture Xpo at the Museum on Saturday, June 27.


Botkins: Here come the Bicycles!

Take a look at bikes from the perpsective of Board Member, David Botkins.


Gear up for Bikes: Science on Two Wheels at the Science Museum of Virginia

Uncover a diverse collection of historic, rare and peculiar bikes beginning Saturday, May 30.


Science on Tap at the Science Museum of Virginia

Fill your cup with science and your favorite local brew on Saturday, May 9.