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The Boys Who Woke Up Early

August 6, 2019

A reading and book signing with author A.D. Hopkins on the national book launch tour for The Boys Who Woke Up Early will be held at the Bassett Historical Center on Tuesday, 6 August 2019, from 10am to 12pm. A.D. Hopkins has worked for newspaper


Fossil Fever

August 6, 2019

We here at the museum have Fossil Fever and we want to pass it along to you! From Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 11, the museum is opening its doors to its restricted access research area to allow all visitors to come behind the scenes and be amo


Hardee's Tuesday Morning Jamboree

August 6, 2019

"The Hardee Bunch" invites everyone out on Tuesday mornings to enjoy Old Style Country & Gospel Music. The Jamboree started in 1994 as a birthday celebration for a member celebrating his 91st birthday. Because it was such a hit, the group decided to d


Celebrating 50 Years of Love in Martinsville-Henry County

June 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

"Virginia is For Lovers" was created 50 years ago, and it’s become one of the most beloved and iconic slogans in the world. While it’s meant a lot of different things to a lot of different people over the years, one thing remains the same: LOV


At the Museum Programs

January 1, 2017 - January 1, 2021

Enhance your museum visit by adding one of the museum's award-winning educational programs.  Programs presented at the museum range from 20 to 60 minutes long, and cover a wide variety of STEM related topics.  Visit www.vmnh.net to learn about t


Museum Outreach Education Programs

January 1, 2017 - January 1, 2021

Outreach programs bring museum education programs to your location. Programs are designed to be presented in a school environment, at a community center, or at other off-site locations. Best suited for individual classes of up to 30 students, programs are


Museum Sleepovers

January 1, 2017 - January 1, 2021

Interested in having your group participate in a museum sleepover? Join us after hours for an exciting night of exploration with a special themed sleepover planned especially for you that is full of hands-on programs led by experienced museum educators. A