The Harvest Foundation of the Piedmont Hall of Ancient Life greets visitors as the first exhibit gallery with a vast assortment of fascinating displays of ancient creatures and modern science.
Walk through Virginia's natural history from beginning to present inside the museum's Uncovering Virginia exhibit gallery.
The Hahn Hall of Biodiversity features spectacular African mammal collections, including antelopes, a lion, a hyena, a leopard and more.
The special exhibit Exploring Virginia closes on Sunday, June 11, 2017, with the Dinosaurs exhibit to open Friday, July 21, 2017.
Don't miss the first-ever Dragon Festival at VMNH in partnership with Roanoke College, with spectacular displays, hands-on educational activities, and engaging presentations. Learn about the connections between natural history and dragon lore across the world.
The Dinosaurs special exhibit will open in conjunction with day 1 of the Dino Day Festival, Friday, July 21, 2017.
Don't miss the Dino Festival July 21-22, 2017, with spectacular displays, hands-on activities, and fascinating presentations.
The 2nd annual STEM Showcase was held at the Virginia Museum of Natural History on Saturday, April 8.
Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced that the Virginia Museum of Natural History, in partnership with Piedmont Arts and the Martinsville-Henry County Tourism Division, received $3,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Leverage Program grant fund for “The Year of Discovery” marketing partnership.
Dr. Alex Hastings, assistant curator of paleontology, part of unprecedented study
The Virginia Museum of Natural History recently lost a long-time friend, supporter and Trustee, Dr. Philip M. Sprinkle.