Play Ahead

WINTER EVENTS

Play ahead at the Children's Museum this winter! 

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Down on the Farm Day

Legendary Santa
Friday, November 29 - Tuesday, December 24
Downtown 

As Richmond legends since 1936, Legendary Santa and the lovely Snow Queen have been delighting families for 83 years. It all started on the 7th floor of the historic Miller & Rhoads department store and now 25,000 children and families head to the Children’s Museum to continue, or start, their family tradition.

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Outdoor Ice Skating
All Winter Long
Downtown 

The Children's Museum is excited to bring Outdoor Ice Skating to Richmond as part of the Legendary Santa tradition. Open all winter long, this synthetic outdoor ice skating rink is perfect for all ages and features weekday, weekend, and evening hours.

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CarMax $1 Family Nights

CarMax $1 Family Nights
Every 2nd Friday of the Month  •  5pm - 7:30pm 
Downtown

Museum admission is only $1 per person every 2nd Friday of the month! 

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Family Time

Family Time!
Various Locations

Join the Children's Museum Family Engagement Team for activities geared towards helping families learn how to play!

 

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Preschool Ice Skating 
Thursday, December 19 & Friday, December 20

9:30am-10:30am Reservations Required

Downtown Location

The Children's Museum Downtown hosts a special holiday themed program that includes an opportunity for preschools to ice skate and participate in a special interactive storytime with holiday characters! 

(Please note, the "Start Your Reservation" link below takes you to an Eventbrite page to register for Preschool Ice Skating.)

 

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