• 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
  • "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
  • 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
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Legendary Santa

 Thank you Richmond for another successful year! We will see you again on Friday, November 23, 2018! 


Advance Registration: 

The museum's Patron Members will receive advanced registration access on Monday, Oct. 8th

The museum's Annual Passholders will receive advanced registration access on Monday, Oct. 15th

CLICK HERE to sign up for a Patron Membership or Annual Pass to receive advance registration access to ticketed Legendary Santa events! 

  • Holiday Village opens Thursday, November 1, 2018
  • Legendary Santa arrives at the Children's Museum at 9am on Friday, November 23, 2018
  • Sensitive Santa: November 29th, November 30th, & December 1st, from 5:30pm - 8:00pm. Registration is required for these events and will begin on Thursday, November 15th

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Snow Queen
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Sunset with Santa
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