Science Museum of Virginia

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 9:30-17:00
Tuesday: 9:30-17:00
Wednesday: 9:30-17:00
Thursday: 9:30-17:00
Friday: 9:30-17:00
Saturday: Closed
Science Museum of Virginia
2500 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220-2057

The Science Museum of Virginia offers three floors of exhibits, The Dome planetarium, hands-on experiences and special events. Museum Experiences include daily demonstrations, Animal Lab, Art Lab, Eco Lab, The Forge, The MiX, Rat Basketball, Science on a Sphere and Summer STEM camps.

Public Facility Traits: 
Elevator(s) available for non-ground services
Hallways free of obstruction and minimum 36" wide
Restroom door minimum 32" wide opening
Toilet seat 17 to 19" above floor
Restroom stall(s) large enough for wheelchair turnaround (51")
Grab bars provided in restroom stall(s)
Accessibility Entrance Traits: 
Curb cut(s) from parking/drop-off area
Designated accessible parking close by
Easy-to-grasp handle
Minimum 32" wide opening
No abrupt level changes (over 1/4" from parking/drop off area)
Automatic Door
Where Service is Provided: 
On Site
Service Area(s): 
Statewide
Program Type: 
Museums
Intake Contact Email: 
bthurman@smv.org
Fee Structure: 
Fee Range
Intake Contact Telephone: 
(804) 864-1543
Provider Refer: 
Yes
Self Refer: 
Yes
Report Problems: 
Call the Agency
Gender : 
Male
Female
Transgender
Age Requirements: 
No Age Requirement
Family : 
Yes
Available 24/7: 
No
Accommodate: 
Older Adults
Wheelchair Users
General Organization Email: 
info@smv.org
Mailing Address: 
2500 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220-2057
Handle: 
https://twitter.com/ScienceMusofVA
City / County: 
Richmond City
Internet Resource: 
Languages Spoken: 
English
Other Eligibility Criteria: 
All are welcome at the Museum.
Additional Comments: 
Ticket prices and membership information is available on the website. Children 2 and under are admitted for free with a paid adult. Active duty military, retired military and veterans with identification receive free regular Exhibits admission. Educators with identification also receive free regular Exhibits admission. Select touring exhibitions require an additional ticket. The Museum offers reduced admission rates for low-income families through the Museums for All initiative.
Accessible to Public Transportation : 
Yes
Intake Contact: 
Britt Thurman
Intake Process: 
Call, email or visit the website for additional information.

Museums for All

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 9:30-17:00
Tuesday: 9:30-17:00
Wednesday: 9:30-17:00
Thursday: 9:30-17:00
Friday: 9:30-17:00
Saturday: Closed
Science Museum of Virginia
2500 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220-2057

The Museums for All programs offers reduced admission to the museum for SNAP (EBT) cardholders. 

Public Facility Traits: 
Elevator(s) available for non-ground services
Hallways free of obstruction and minimum 36" wide
Restroom door minimum 32" wide opening
Toilet seat 17 to 19" above floor
Restroom stall(s) large enough for wheelchair turnaround (51")
Grab bars provided in restroom stall(s)
Accessibility Entrance Traits: 
Curb cut(s) from parking/drop-off area
Designated accessible parking close by
Easy-to-grasp handle
Minimum 32" wide opening
No abrupt level changes (over 1/4" from parking/drop off area)
Automatic Door
Where Service is Provided: 
On Site
Service Area(s): 
Statewide
Program Type: 
Museums
Intake Contact Email: 
bthurman@smv.org
Fee Structure: 
Fee Range
Intake Contact Telephone: 
(804) 864-1543
Provider Refer: 
Yes
Self Refer: 
Yes
Report Problems: 
Call the Agency
Gender : 
Male
Female
Transgender
Age Requirements: 
No Age Requirement
Family : 
Yes
Available 24/7: 
No
Accommodate: 
Older Adults
Wheelchair Users
General Organization Email: 
info@smv.org
Mailing Address: 
2500 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220-2057
Handle: 
https://twitter.com/ScienceMusofVA
City / County: 
Richmond City
Internet Resource: 
Languages Spoken: 
English
Other Eligibility Criteria: 
All are welcome at the Museum.
Additional Comments: 
The daily admission for adults is two dollars for adults and one dollar for youth and seniors. A family membership is available for 20 dollars.
Accessible to Public Transportation : 
Yes
Intake Contact: 
Britt Thurman
Intake Process: 
Call or email for additional information. Present card when purchasing tickets.

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