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Tickets may also be purchased by phone at 804.864.1400 between the hours of 9:30 and 5:00 on weekdays.
Friday 11/27/2015 To Monday 09/05/2016
Join us for the 38th Annual Model Railroad Show November 27 - 29, included with Exhibit admission. Exhibit hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 9:30 am–5 pm and Sunday, 11:30 am–5 pm.
Wildest Weather in the Solar System
Friday 11/27/2015 To Thursday 03/17/2016
Witness the most powerful, mysterious and beautiful weather phenomena in the solar system! Take a wild ride through the thick atmosphere of Venus, magnetic storms on the Sun and anticyclones whirling on Jupiter. Brace yourself for 1,000 mph winds, methane rain, a 400-year-old hurricane and planet-wide dust storms – you’ll be glad you live on Earth!
Friday 11/27/2015 To Friday 05/06/2016
Embark on an amazing adventure into the hidden world of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammal, the humpback whale. Join a team of researchers and learn how humpback whales communicate, work together to secure a meal, play and take care of their young. Watch new discoveries bubble to the surface!
Friday 11/27/2015 To Thursday 04/14/2016
Unearth enigmatic cosmic phenomena and spectacular scenes in deep space as you travel the universe with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson as your guide. Hurtle through Jupiter’s atmosphere, peer at the web of dark matter holding galaxies together and watch the colorful remains of the universe’s beginnings unfold.
Adults* - $11 Members - Free
Museum Exhibits and Dome Feature
Adults* - $11 Members - $5 or Dome pass
Dome Feature Only
Adults - $9 Members - $5 or Dome pass
*Adults ages 60+ and Children ages 4-12 receive a $1 discount off general admission prices. Active military are admitted free to Exhibits.