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
Minimum 32" wide opening
No abrupt level changes (over 1/4" from parking/drop off area)
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 :
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