Based on the familiar characters in H.A. and Margret Rey’s classic stories and inspired by the animated television series on PBS KIDS, the exhibition takes place in the neighborhood where Curious George lives with his friend, The Man with the Yellow Hat. Guests will be able to operate wheels to help George climb a building, sort and weigh fruits and vegetables at the produce stand, use science skills to putt a hole of mini golf, climb the rocket from George’s…Find out more »
If basketball-playing rats is not enough, explore three floors of exhibits and get creative with basketball-themed hands-on activities. Then head to The Dome for special all-live Cosmic Expeditions at 6:30 and 7:15 p.m.Find out more »
Connect with pregnancy, birth, parenting and baby related care and service providers including local hospitals, doulas, midwives, pediatricians, massage therapists, fitness instructors, childbirth educators, lactation consultants, childcare providers, photographers, and more. For more information visit www.nurturerva.orgFind out more »
The annual black tie gala in the Museum’s landmark exhibit and event center, the Dewey Gottwald Center. Your support of the Illumination Gala provides more than just an elegant evening of cocktails, dinner and dancing. Your support will help the Museum ignite the spark of informal science learning for hundreds of thousands of children and adults this year.Find out more »
Join the Virginia Section of the American Chemical Society for an exciting day of Chemists Celebrate Earth Week. Children of all ages can learn about the paper making process, recycling, paper crafts and more. In addition, students can enter the VA ACS Illustrated Poetry Contest on-site. (Free in the rotunda, $, museum exhibits)Find out more »
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