Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum

Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Science comes alive for student groups at the Virginia Living Museum
Address
524 J. Clyde Morris Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23601
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Newport News City
Date(s)/Time:
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - Friday, May 01, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, May 04, 2015 - Friday, May 08, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, May 11, 2015 - Friday, May 15, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, May 18, 2015 - Friday, May 22, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, May 25, 2015 - Friday, May 29, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, June 01, 2015 - Friday, June 05, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, June 08, 2015 - Friday, June 12, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Tuesday, September 08, 2015 - Friday, September 11, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, September 14, 2015 - Friday, September 18, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, September 21, 2015 - Friday, September 25, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, September 28, 2015 - Friday, October 02, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, October 05, 2015 - Friday, October 09, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, October 12, 2015 - Friday, October 16, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, October 19, 2015 - Friday, October 23, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, October 26, 2015 - Friday, October 30, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, November 02, 2015 - Friday, November 06, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, November 09, 2015 - Friday, November 13, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, November 16, 2015 - Friday, November 20, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, November 23, 2015 - Wednesday, November 25, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, November 30, 2015 - Friday, December 04, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, December 07, 2015 - Friday, December 11, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Monday, December 14, 2015 - Friday, December 18, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Phone: (757) 595-1900
Program Registration: (757) 595-9135
Fax: (757) 599-4897
Email reservations@thevlm.org
Email webmaster@thevlm.org
Website www.thevlm.org

At the Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, students experience science discoveries that simply can't be duplicated in a school classroom.

The Virginia Living Museum is the mid-Atlantic region's premier science education facility where science and nature really come to life. Nowhere else can students explore all of Virginia's physiographic regions in a day and encounter more than 250 living native species of animals and plants exhibited in their natural habitats.

The museum's indoor and outdoor exhibits are carefully designed to reinforce Virginia's Standards of Learning for Science (SOLs) and national science standards. Every exhibit focuses on an important concept: Virginia's physiographic regions, animal and plant adaptations, endangered and threatened species, environmental conservation, food chains and webs, predator/prey relationships and much more.

Students can pick up and examine real natural history specimens like sea turtle ribs, mammal pelts and fossils in four hands-on Discovery Centers.

The museum also offers a full menu of formal school programs for all grade levels, taught by a professional faculty of scientist/instructors. All school programs are grade-level targeted, fully correlated to Virginia SOLs and national standards, and combine inquiry-based investigations with real museum specimens and live animals for an unforgettable learning experience.



Admission Fee: Varies

Last Updated: 4/15/2015 2:40 PM
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