Creatures

Creatures

Basketball loving rats, snakes and a variety of insects inhabit the Museum. Visit today and uncover the secret lives of our creatures.

EcoLab

Dive below the surface and explore an exciting underwater world. Get your hands wet with water samples. Peer at invertebrates and leaf debris through a microscope and learn how to separate them.

EcoLab presentation times vary daily.  Please check our schedule upon arrival.

Live Animal Lab

Come face-to-face with Corn Snakes, Eastern Box Turtles, and other reptiles and amphibians in Virginia ecosystems. Meet scorpions and arthropods like the Madagascar Hissing Cockroach and Rose Hair Tarantula.

Live Animal Lab presentation times vary daily.  Please check our schedule upon arrival.