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.
2nd Thursday Science Talk: Dinosaurs and life thereafter, presented by Dr. Alex Hastings, Assistant Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology, VMNH
The new Ice Age exhibit will open in the Hall of Ancient Life, with skeleton casts of Pleistocene creatures including a saber-tooth cat, giant beavers, and muskox. An opening reception for VMNH Members will be held December 17.
Youth Curator Camp is an opportunity for children ages 6 to 12 to learn about the museum while participating in fun, hands-on activities and programs! Call 276-634-4185 or email email@example.com to reserve your space today!
2nd Thursday Science Talk: Biodiversity and your place in it, presented by Dr. Kaloyan Ivanov, Assistant Curator of Recent Invertebrates, VMNH
The museum recently received a gift from the Marjorie Sutton Memorial Foundation to provide scholarships for public schools in Martinsville and Henry County, Virginia.
Governor McAuliffe recently announced appointments to the VMNH Board of Trustees.
The Virginia Museum of Natural History is seeking nominations through December 4, 2015 for the various awards to be presented at the 29th annual VMNH Foundation Thomas Jefferson Awards.
From dinosaur bones to turtles to teepees, "Doodle Bugs!" brings the wonder of natural history to children ages 3 to 5.