The Science Museum of Virginia has great spaces that are perfect for everything from a professional meeting to a gala for more than 600 guests. Our on-site event planners work with you to ensure every detail is covered, whether you're looking for dramatic elegance or casual fun.
The Rotunda of the Museum features a magnificent ten-story dome unlike any other in Richmond. Ideal for a cocktail party, wedding reception or corporate event, your guests will be dazzled by the grandeur of the architecture and history. Perfect for a stand-up reception of 500 or a seated dinner for 250. The RF&P Forum, Barbara Thalhimer Discovery Room, The Dome theater, Ms. Barbara Thalhimer Theater and Lobby each provide unique venues for various events. The Thalhimer Pavilion is the largest space - a 13,650-square foot tented area perfect for a stand-up reception for 800, seated dinner for 500 or lecture-style seating for 900. The Garner Pavilion is a scenic outdoor setting under the historic train canopies at Broad Street Station, providing partially covered picnic area for 1,500.
Your guests will appreciate our free parking, easy access to I-95, I-64 and I-195. Specialized event services are available.