Closed Memorial Day (May 29)

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Military Families Visit Free This Summer

Blue Star Program Runs May 30 through Labor Day

The Virginia Discovery Museum will be closed Memorial Day, but starting May 30, VDM joins thousands of museums across America to offer free general admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day 2017 as part of Blue Star Museums. VDM also welcomes military retirees and veterans as part of this admission program.

May 26, 2017  |  Read More


Renovations Reaping Rewards for Museum

May 14 marked the one year anniversary of the Virginia Discovery Museum’s 25th Anniversary Renovation. Here's a look at how support from our community has had a direct and powerful impact on the Museum over the past year.

May 15, 2017  |  Read More

Renovations Reaping Rewards for Museum

May 14 marked the one year anniversary of the Virginia Discovery Museum’s 25th Anniversary Renovation. Here's a look at how support from our community has had a direct and powerful impact on the Museum over the past year.

May 15, 2017  |  Read More


VDM Named Draft’s May Charity

All month long, Draft Taproom is graciously donating any tips it receives to our nonprofit Museum, and proceeds from this fundraiser will support VDM’s Sponsored Admission Program, which allows clients of 37 local social service agencies visit the Museum free of charge.

May 1, 2017  |  Read More


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