• I really enjoyed the cave. I liked being a producer. My group made a clock, a frisbee, a hat, and a necklace.
    – Catharine Clamcy
  • I would like to tell you thank you for our economics lesson during the field trip at the museum.
    – Anaya Holmes
  • The most things I liked was the cave and I liked the news studio.
    It made me feel like I was a real adult.
    – Shajuan MacDonald


Check out some of our highlighted events below. For more events, at all CMoR locations, please take a look at our calendar.

*For more specific details, please click on an event.

Black History Month

Come celebrate Black History Month with the Children’s Museum of Richmond! Each Saturday the Central location will feature exciting cultural performances! Event days will include educational activities and inspirational crafts. Please check out the performance schedule below:

Saturday, February 4th

Saturday, February 11th

Saturday, February 18th

Saturday, February 25th

March is National Reading Month! The Children’s Museum of Richmond will celebrate the month with story times at 10:30AM and 3:30PM EVERY DAY at EVERY LOCATION! Weekends will be even more fun with a character appearing for story times at 10:30AM and 3:30PM at all locations!

 Each location will also have one spectacular event day featuring guest readers who will share about their careers and read their favorite children's books, as well as fairy tale activities and Education Extravaganzas throughout the day!

Check the schedule below for each location’s event dates and times:

Saturday, March 4th - CMoR Chesterfield

Saturday, March 11th - CMoR Short Pump

Saturday, March 18th - CMoR Central

Saturday, March 25th - CMoR Fredericksburg

Reading Month

Fairy Tale Fitness

You’re invited to the grand opening of our newest CMoR Chesterfield exhibit, Fairy Tale Fitness! Fairy Tale Fitness, is an exhibit in which families follow the yellow brick road through a variety of fitness challenges! This happily-ever-after-day will include your favorite fairy tale characters, face painting, balloon twisting , Education Extravaganzas, and guest readers who will share about their careers and read their favorite children's books!

Saturday, March 4th - CMoR Chesterfield


Summer Camps! 

Please click on the buttons below to learn more about how to register.

Bricks 4 Kidz - at CMoR Central and Short Pump
Mad Science - at CMoR Central
Play Well - at CMoR Central

Ongoing Events

Please check our calendar for these event's details!

Storytime with Jeff
Special Night for Special Needs
10 Minute Talks