Holidays at the Museum

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Combine festive fun and hands-on learning! Throughout the year, the Virginia Discovery Museum offers special hour-long Holidays at the Museum workshops for children 4 and older that mix holiday-themed fun with art projects, engineering activities, coding challenges, and more.

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Select Dates
Times Vary
(September to May)

Workshops Meet in Creation Station


Ages 4 & Up
$20 Per Child
Annual Members: 15% Off

Scholarships Available

Upcoming Programs

Valentine’s Day Workshop

Friday, Feb. 14, 2020  |  4:15-5:15 p.m.  |  Deadline: Feb. 12

There’s a lot to love at the Museum this Valentine’s Day! Celebrate this season of affection and friendship with an afternoon of card-making and sweet STEM activities.

Register Online

*Pre-Registration Required. Space Limited to 15 Children.

St. Patrick’s Day Workshop

Tuesday, March 17, 2020  |  4:15-5:15 p.m.  |  Deadline: March 15

Don some green and follow the rainbow to find a gleaming pot o’ fun at the Museum! Explore the science of St. Patrick’s Day through festive STEAM challenges as you keep an eye out for any mischievous leprechauns.

Register Online

*Pre-Registration Required. Space Limited to 15 Children.

Contact Us

Can’t find the answer you’re looking for? Contact Education Manager Maggie Hancock at (434) 977-1025 x106 or to learn more about the VDM’s Holidays at the Museum programs. For information about applying for a scholarship, contact Director of Operations Lindsay Jones at (434) 977-1025 x102 or email