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.
Be sure to visit our newest special exhibit, Exploring Virginia, opening September 5, 2015!
2nd Thursday Science Talk: The universe and our only blue planet, presented by Dr. Denny Casey, Director of Education & Public Programs, VMNH
VMNH is taking part in Smithsonian Museum Day Live!, a nationwide event where participating museums across the country offer free admission with a Museum Day Live! ticket.
2nd Thursday Science Talk: DNA: the molecule of life, presented by Dr. Nancy Moncrief, Curator of Mammalogy, VMNH
Summer Discovery program includes Sunday openings, discounted new memberships, Summer Camps, and Science Saturdays.
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.