Butterflies are back! When you come to the Virginia Living Museum, you can walk through the butterfly house where you will see a variety of Virginia native butterfly species feeding and laying eggs on plants. Plus, our chrysalis chamber lets you see caterpillars actively metamorphosing into adult butterflies. Included in daily admission or membership.
VLM offers free stargazing beginning at sunset on the second Saturday of every month (weather dependent.) Then, experience a sensory extravaganza as laser shows provide music to both the eyes and ears every second Saturday of the month. Members $5, non-members $8. Purchase Tickets.
Jump into your favorite pair of pajamas or dress as a pirate or mermaid and enjoy an after-hours PJ Party! Enjoy the museum after hours with a Live DJ, dance floor, refreshments, crafts and activities. Members $15, non-members $17. Ages 2 & under free. Friday, Aug. 26, 6-9 p.m. Purchase Tickets.
Dance the night away surrounded by the natural scenes where country music was born. Tour galleries and learn about the unique plants and animals of the Appalachian Mountains, Piedmont Region, Coastal Plains, and Chesapeake Bay. Learn two-step and line dances from a professional dance instructor. Adults only. Thursday, Aug. 25, 6-10 p.m. $20. Purchase tickets.