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VMNH receives VTC grant

February 23, 2017

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.

Ancient DNA extracted from 1,000-year-old extinct tortoise from the Bahamas

January 10, 2017

Dr. Alex Hastings, assistant curator of paleontology, part of unprecedented study

Long-time VMNH Friend and Supporter Passes

January 3, 2017

The Virginia Museum of Natural History recently lost a long-time friend, supporter and Trustee, Dr. Philip M. Sprinkle.

Awardees named for 30th annual Thomas Jefferson Awards

December 13, 2016

The Virginia Museum of Natural History has announced the award recipients for its 30th annual Thomas Jefferson Awards ceremony to be held Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at the museum in Martinsville.

"The Year of Discovery"

November 8, 2016

Join us throughout 2017 as we celebrate The Year of Discovery.