Saturday, August 18, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Imagine What You Can Make at Maker Fest! Introduce your child to the wonderful world of design and making! Maker Fest returns to the Children’s Museum of Virginia and the Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center on Saturday, August 18th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The […]

SPECIAL PROGRAMMING FOR TURTLE TRAVELS EXHIBIT As you “travel” through the exciting displays of our new exhibition TURTLE TRAVELS, located in our Changing Gallery, we hope you will enjoy these workshops and activities. The programs are included with your Museum admission and free for members.    Tiny Tot Turtle – member only workshop Saturday, June […]

The Children’s Museum of Virginia is a place where everyone can come and explore the discovery of learning. To ensure that we are accessible to all, we offer a discounted admission to EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) cardholders and their families. $3 admission can be purchased for up to four visitors per card. Simply show your EBT card […]

September 9, 2018 9 am – 11 am The museum will open its doors for children with special needs and their families to enjoy a day of their own. We will adapt our exhibits and have quiet space available. Admission is $5 per person with one caregiver admitted for free. Families are encouraged to stay […]

Free admission for Bank of America card holders first full weekend of every month…