Children's Museum of Richmond-Chesterfield

6629 Lake Harbour Dr.
Midlothian, VA 23112- Map It
Phone: (804) 474-7075

AAA Editor Notes

Children's Museum of Richmond-Chesterfield, in the Winterpock Crossing Shopping Center at 6629 Lake Harbour Dr., features hands-on exhibits that focus on problem solving and creativity. Included among the fun interactive displays are an art studio, a theater/stage, a safari animal train, a climbing station, and sand and water play tables. There's also an enchanted forest area geared toward children ages 2 and under. The centerpiece of the museum is Main Street, where kids learn real world concepts through role playing activities in a bank, a diner, a veterinary clinic, a bait and tackle shop, a grocery store and the Transportation Station, which features a restored fire truck and a city bus.
$9; $8 (ages 60+ and military with ID); free (ages 0-11 months).
Hours: Daily 9:30-5. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.