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Virginia Living Museum

  • 524 J. Clyde Morris Boulevard
  • Newport News, VA  23601
  • Phone: (757) 595-1900
  • Fax: (757) 599-4897
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View red wolves, bald eagles and a loggerhead turtle as you explore Virginia's natural heritage. Meet animals that live in the Chesapeake Bay, cypress swamp, Appalachian mountain cove, and limestone cave. Enjoy hands-on activities, planetarium, observatory, and a boardwalk with animals in naturalized habitats. Learn how to build, live, and garden green.

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