Explore the Museum’s three floors of exhibits, get creative with hands-on activities and then head to The Dome for special all-live Cosmic Expeditions at 6:30 and 7:15 p.m.; space is limited to the first 250 guests at each show, no ticket required. Stick around for a showing of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (rated PG) at 8:00 p.m.Find out more »
Models of machines and 3D reconstructions accompany the guest in a journey across time and space. Over 100 archaeological items originating from Pompeii, including a large number being exhibited for the first time, demonstrate the knowledge the Romans had about nature as well as their scientific and technical know-how at the moment when Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D.Find out more »
All About Pompeiian Graffiti is presented by Dr. Erika Zimmermann, Associate Professor of Classical Studies & Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies, University of Richmond.Find out more »
Learn more about Ancient Roman science, the process that creates volcanoes and earthquakes, volcanoes in space and more, all with a drink in hand and a toga on (if you so choose). The popular Science on Tap event series is for guests 21 and older.Find out more »
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first manned landing on the moon. Get creative with space related hands-on activities. Then head to The Dome for special all-live Cosmic Expeditions at 6:30 and 7:15 p.m.; space is limited to the first 250 guests at each show, no ticket required. Experience the space race to the moon with a showing of the PBS documentary, Chasing the Moon, at 8:00 p.m. Younger audiences will enjoy showings of the PBS series, Ready Jet Go!Find out more »
See what you can create with hundreds of pounds of play dough. Learn how to make your own play dough and get creative with lots of hands-on play dough activities. Keep the fun going at 6:30 and 7:15 pm in the all-live Cosmic Expedition; space is limited to the first 250 guests at each show, no ticket required. Cap the fun off with an 8:00 p.m. showing of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (rated PG-13) in the Dome.Find out more »
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