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Best free family activities in Virginia

Molly Cerreta Smith has enjoyed a career in the publishing industry for more than 10 years. As an editor of several regional magazines, she has had the opportunity throughout her career to meet many local celebrities, businesspeople, ent...

Virginia's best free family activities

Summertime fun can add up quickly when you are on a family vacation. Between dining out, hotel stays, and costly activities, you may find yourself sweating your vacation savings. But, before you drain your bank account, check out some of Virginia's best FREE family activities. That's right, put your pocketbook away and relax. This one's on them.


Virginia Historical Society

Virginia Historical Society

Experience the story of Virginia's history from prehistory to the present by way of the Virginia Historical Society. It features 13 exhibition galleries with the largest display of Virginia artifacts on permanent view. Free to the public, the museum offers fun for the whole family with exhibits such as Virginia Rocks! The History of Rockabilly in the Commonwealth, and Bizarre Bits: Oddities from the Collection.

Address: 428 North Boulevard, Richmond, Virginia 23220, Phone: 804-358-4901

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