• 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.

Kindergarten Readiness Forum

Thursday, March 30th from 9:00am - 10:30am at CMoR Central. Registration begins at 8:30.


• J.P. Watson, Assistant Head of School, Collegiate School
• David Williams, Instructional Specialist for Head Start – Chesterfield
• Troyana Cheatham, Parent Engagement Manager, Children’s Museum of Richmond

Click here for more information!               Click here to register!

Sunday, April 2nd from 10:00am - 4:00pm at CMoR Central

Explore the culture of Greece during Kids’ Carniball at CMoR Central! The day will feature: authentic Greek music from the Richmond Greek Festival favorite - Diaspora Entertainment; Greek food tastings provided by Mezeh Mediterranean Grill; virtual reality brought to you by River City VR; balloon twisting from Belton Entertainment; a live statue for kids’ figure drawing classes; fun fortune telling; Greek school classes; and many art and education activities!

Don’t miss the SkyDome Planetarium – an indoor inflatable planetarium with astronomy assembly programs inside the dome at 10:00AM, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 2:00PM and 3:00PM, (a Mobile Ed Productions, Inc. experience).

Kid's Carniball 2017 - Destination: Greece

Kindergarten Kickoff

Saturday, April 8th from 10:00am - 1:00pm at CMoR Central

Fun, educational activities to help prepare children for kindergarten, introduce them to a classroom routine, and a chance for parents to visit with special guests and community partners from area schools.

Free with museum admission

The Children’s Museum of Richmond is your destination for Spring Break fun. Hike, fish and bike your way through CMoR’s Central location as it gets transformed into the Great Outdoors! With an entire week of outdoor themed activities, your entire family will explore everything from bugs to bike safety.  Don’t forget to stop by our campsites and learn more about camping in the great outdoors, thanks to our friends at REI!

Monday: Creepy Crawlers of the Great Outdoors

Tuesday: Eco Kids

Wednesday: Spring for Safety

Thursday: Seymour’s Sports Center

Friday: All about Animals

Spring Break: The Great Outdoors

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
Engineering for Kids - at CMoR Central and Short Pump
Bricks 4 Kidz - at CMoR Chesterfield

Ongoing Events

Please check our calendar for these event's details!

Storytime with Jeff
Special Night for Special Needs
10 Minute Talks