Kid-Friendly Activities in Richmond VA

Thrills, chills and spills for kids of all ages

Feed the giraffes at Richmond Metro Zoo or watch Kumbali and Kago, cheetah and dog best friends who took the internet by storm, romp and play. You can also zip line through the trees and over rolling hills at Richmond’s zoo. See, play, laugh and learn at the Science Museum of Virginia, the Maymont Children’s Barn and Nature Center and three Richmond region Children’s Museum of Richmond locations. Ride the train at Short Pump Town Center and check out Butterflies Live at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. You won’t be hearing the kids say they’re bored during your Richmond VA getaway.