• 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
  • "Unplugged: Coding without Computers" is a wonderful program and I would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a field trip.

    – Charles City Kindergarten Teacher
  • Thank you!! We had a ton of fun!! We had a LOT of great chaperones this year! I think this is the best our kids have been ever! our chaperones were on it! Thank you so much for seeing how great they were! We LOVED the lesson and we can't wait to come back next year!
    – CCPS Kindergarten Teacher
  • I would like to tell you thank you for our economics lesson during the field trip at the museum.

    – Anaya Holmes
  • We had a wonderful time visiting the Children’s Museum this year! We would love to include you in our field trips for next year. In order to plan I was wondering when you guys start booking for next school year. THANK YOU !
    – HCPS 1st Grade Teacher
  • We loved the blooming butterflies program and Pamela was terrific!

    – Private School PreK Teacher


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

CarMax $1 Family Nights

CarMax $1 Family Nights 

CarMax $1 Family Night has been rescheduled to Friday, September 21st due to the inclement weather forecast.


Friday, September 21st • 5PM - 7:30PM
Children's Museum - Richmond 
• 2626 W Broad St.

Museum admission is only $1 per person every 2nd Friday of the month! 

For a full list of dates, click here!


CarMax $1 Family Nights is presented by

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Hispanic Heritage Day

Saturday, September 29th • 10AM - 2PM
Children's Museum - Richmond 
• 2626 West Broad Street  

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage with a fun day of learning through play! 

10:30AM - 11:30AM: Live performances of Fiesta del Sol, from the Latin Ballet 
10:00AM - 2:00PM: Education and Art Stations 

12:30PM: Interactive storytime with local co-author of The Piñata StoryLisa Zajur 


Chips and salsa tastings provided by Lalo's Cocina - while supplies last 


Hispanic Heritage Day is a part of

Fredericksburg Family Day

Fredericksburg Family Day

Saturday, October 13th • 9:30AM - 5PM
Children's Museum Fredericksburg 
• 1275 Jefferson Davis Hwy. 



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