Located on the east end of the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville, Virginia, the Virginia Discovery Museum is a hands-on children's museum, with exhibits on the arts, sciences, humanities, history and nature. Families are encouraged to explore the Museum together -- visitors of all ages are free to touch, play and explore. Learning and fun are the goal. Creative play is the way! One of the top 50 children's museums in the United States! Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00-5:00; Sunday 1:00-5:00; Closed Mondays.