The CMoR Blog

Keep checking back every week for new activities, videos, and resources!

Thanksgiving Crafts

November 18, 2021

In celebration of Thanksgiving, our Cristo Rey Richmond High School work study students came up with several fun crafts you and your family can complete together!

Christmas, Cultures and Creative National Days

November 8, 2021

Learn about resources and new Days you and your family might enjoy adding to your traditions.

Crafts for Native American Heritage Month

November 2, 2021

Learn to make Summer Strawberries and a Flower Bracelet to celebrate Native American Heritage Month (November 2021).

Read for the Record

October 22, 2021

Join Seymour and his friend Ripple the Otter from Richmond Public Library for a Read for the Record event!


October 14, 2021

Traditions are routines that we make magical and momentous.

Hispanic Heritage Month at CMoR

October 7, 2021

At the Children’s Museum of Richmond, we are happy to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. We are doing different activities that include the representation of various Spanish-speaking countries. But before we go into details, let’s talk a bit about its history.

KABOOM! Playground Build

September 24, 2021

Museum created a new state-of-the-art playground in our Downtown location’s backyard from September 20-22, 2021.


August 12, 2021

One of The Basics Principles and definitely an important one is: MAXIMIZE LOVE, MANAGE STRESS. A great way to model this is by being grateful.

Let’s Spread Peace

August 6, 2021

Modeling compassionate and peaceful behaviors ourselves is how we show our children how to treat themselves and everyone else.

Dino Basics and Ideas for Your Little Paleontologist

July 30, 2021

Check out these five fun and entertaining Dino Basics to practice as you spend quality time with your children.