It’s everyone’s favorite Thanksgiving weekend tradition! The 43rd Annual Model Railroad Show presented by Dominion Energy is a great time for family and friends to make memories and discover that science is everywhere – even in model trains!
While the event will look different this year due to capacity limitations, the Museum is thrilled to continue this nearly half century Virginia holiday tradition. Read on for details, and be sure to get your tickets in advance! No day-of tickets will be sold this year
All guests – including Museum members – must purchase tickets in advance through the website or by calling guest services. No walk-up tickets will be sold at the Museum.
The Model Railroad Show is included with Museum admission, which is $15.50 for adults, $13.50 for youth and seniors and $10 for preschool-age children. Museum members and children two and under are admitted free. The Museum offers discounts for military, teachers and EBT cardholders. Qualifying guests should call 804.864.1400 for details about reserving those tickets with the discount code.
Planetarium shows in the Dome are free of charge all weekend, and seating is first come, first served. Each showing is limited to 50 people, and there is no food or drink allowed in the Dome. The Museum’s gift shop will be open each day of the show, but the café and concessions will be closed
The 43rd Annual Model Railroad Show is presented by Dominion Energy.
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