Children's Museum of Richmond-Short Pump

2200 Old Brick Rd.
Glen Allen, VA 23060- Map It
(804) 474-7070

AAA Editor Notes

Children's Museum of Richmond-Short Pump, 2200 Old Brick Rd., features nine “learning through play” activity zones, including an art studio and a puppet theater. Geared toward children under age 6, the hands-on museum also features two indoor climbing areas—a pirate ship, docked beside the Treasure Island dig site, and the Magic Beanstalk Climber, set amid various farm-themed exhibits. Also popular among pint-size visitors is a miniature train. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
$9; $8 (ages 60+); free (ages 0-1).
Hours: Daily 9:30-7, Memorial Day-Labor Day; 9:30-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.