The Virginia Discovery Museum

East End of Downtown Mall
(434) 977-1025

Museum Hours:
Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

$5.00 off on year Family Membership. 2 hours free parking at the Market Street and Water Street Garages with validation at the front desk.

The Virginia Discovery Museum is an exciting place for kids and their families to play and learn together.  We provide hands-on exhibits and programs geared to kids ages 1-10. 

Member benefits include:

Free admission for 1 year
Reciprocal admission to over 280 science centers nationwide
Birthday party privileges
3-month gift membership purchase privileges
Bi-monthly program calendar
Discounts on classes and camps

This offer applies to NEW members only.

*Offer valid with presentation of UVa Employee ID.


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