Experience a wide variety of bird, mammal and marine animal mounts depicted in elaborate scenes, as well as actual boats and models of ships and other large marine vessels.
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.
Experience towering dinosaur skeletons in the Harvest Foundation Hall of Ancient Life.
VMNH offers children ages 3 to 5 the opportunity to experience natural history first-hand with the Doodle Bugs! program.
Whether you’re a school teacher, a troop or pack leader, or an organization educator, Project WET® will give you tools and ideas to teach about water education.
Join us every 2nd Saturday from May through August 2015 for "Science Saturdays." Meet museum curators, view fascinating collections, and learn about current and upcoming research!
“Schoolyard Botany” is a professional development workshop for K–5 educators presented by the Flora of Virginia Project and the Virginia Museum of Natural History.
After an exhaustive, international search, the Virginia Museum of Natural History announces the hiring of Dr. Alex Hastings as assistant curator of paleontology.
Dr. Dennis A. Casey was elected District VIII Director of the National Science Teachers Association.
The museum is pleased to now offer the Huffmon Trout Notecard series available for purchase at the museum and the museum's online store.
From dinosaur bones to turtles to teepees, "Doodle Bugs!" brings the wonder of natural history to children ages 3 to 5.