Archive for October, 2011

Top 10 Family-Friendly Museums in Virginia

Contrary to what many people believe, Virginia is home to many inspirational and educational family-friendly museums. Here’s a look at the top 10 family-friendly museums in Virginia.

1. Children’s Museum of Richmond.

This popular museum features a little farm, an open art studio, and a living tree house.

2. Friendship Firehouse Museum.

Popular exhibits at this particular museum include the Rogers pumper, the hose reel, and the speaking horn.

3. Matthews Living History Farm Museum.

This family-friendly museum grants visitors the opportunity to tour herb gardens, view farm animals, and enjoy live, local musicians.

4. Harrisonburg Children’s Museum.

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10 Must-See Natural Wonders in Virginia

There are some great natural wonders in Virginia. The first natural wonder is Luray Caverns. Luray Caverns is known for its stalactites, stalagmites and columns inside of the cave. The second natural wonder is Natural Tunnel. Natural Tunnel was naturally created when water that contained acid dissolved the surrounding rocks. The third natural wonder is Blue Ridge Mountains. Blue Ridge Mountains are all over the state of Virginia. The fourth natural wonder is Crabtree Falls. Crabtree Falls is the tallest waterfall in Virginia at 1,200 feet. The fifth natural wonder (more…)

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