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Best Virginia museums for children and families

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Virginia's best museums for famlies

Virginia touts itself as being "for lovers," but it turns out that it's for kids, too! Virgina is home to some of the country's most kid friendly museums. Here are seven of Virginia's best museums for kids and families.

Virginia's best museums for famlies7Science Museum of Virginia

Who says science is boring? Located in Richmond, the Science Museum of Virginia is home to exhibits such as IMAX Deep Sea and The Ultimate Wave Tahiti featuring nine-time world surfing champion, Kelly Slater, and Beach Science: It's a Shore Thing!, as well as hundreds of hands-on exhibits and experiences.

2500 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220, Phone: 804-864-1400

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