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.
Get up. Get out. Enjoy the great outdoors!
VMNH offers children ages 3 to 5 the opportunity to experience natural history first-hand with the Doodle Bugs! program.
Science and engineering programs specifically designed for home school students
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!
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.
The Virginia Museum of Natural History held its 28th annual Thomas Jefferson Awards ceremony on February 11 at the Library of Virginia in Richmond.