• We had a wonderful time visiting the Children’s Museum this year! We would love to include you in our field trips for next year. In order to plan I was wondering when you guys start booking for next school year. THANK YOU !
    – HCPS 1st Grade Teacher
  • I really enjoyed the cave. I liked being a producer. My group made a clock, a frisbee, a hat, and a necklace.

    – Catharine Clamcy
  • "Unplugged: Coding without Computers" is a wonderful program and I would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a field trip.

    – Charles City Kindergarten Teacher
  • We loved the blooming butterflies program and Pamela was terrific!

    – Private School PreK Teacher
  • Thank you!! We had a ton of fun!! We had a LOT of great chaperones this year! I think this is the best our kids have been ever! our chaperones were on it! Thank you so much for seeing how great they were! We LOVED the lesson and we can't wait to come back next year!
    – CCPS Kindergarten Teacher
  • I would like to tell you thank you for our economics lesson during the field trip at the museum.

    – Anaya Holmes
Summer Service Saturdays
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Every Saturday • Memorial Day through Labor Day
All Children's Museum locations

In partnership with Walmart, the Children's Museum of Richmond is pleased to offer FREE ADMISSION for emergency medical technicians, firefighters, law enforcement, military, veterans and their immediate families every Saturday from May 25 through August 31. 

First Responder's Day
Saturday, July 13  •  10am - 2pm
Children's Museum Chesterfield

Join us in Chesterfield for First Responder's Day as part of Summer Service Saturdays! Meet Chesterfield County police officers, firefighters, and EMT's, get up-close and personal with a real fire truck, hear stories of bravery, and even get your picture taken with Gruff McGruff! 

Valid at all Children's Museum locations. Must show badge or qualifying ID at check-in. Badge holder must be present in order to receive free admission.  Does not apply for group visits or field trips. 

One adult (18+) for every five children is required.


May 25  June 1

June 8

June 15 June 22 June 29
July 6 July 13 July 20 
July 27  August 3  August 10 
August 17 August 24 August 31



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