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Virginia County Fairs, cow with prize ribbons on halter

Virginia County Fairs to Visit This Summer

Celebrate agricultural heritage and country life at fairs across the Commonwealth, where you can see tractors pull, pigs race, and poultry march, as well as eat local cuisine and browse local artists. Our CharlottesvilleFamily Guide to County Fairs will help you find the perfect country fair event for your family. Enjoy lots more family fun […]

Agecroft Hall, Richmond, Va, young girls admiring the water garden

Visit Agecroft Hall with Kids

Imagine being so taken with the idea of an English country house that you dismantled it piece by piece and shipped it across the Atlantic Ocean. This is just what Virginians Elizabeth (Bessie) and Thomas C. Williams, Jr. did in 1925. They purchased Agecroft Hall, a 16th-century manor house in Lancashire, England, sight unseen, and […]

University of Virginia Grounds, Charlottesville, Virginia

Top 13 Charlottesville Museums & Attractions

Enjoy lots more family fun in the Charlottesville area – Zoos & Aquariums, Historic Attractions, Interactive Kids Museums, Swimming Pool Guide, Kid-Friendly Hikes Near Charlottesville, Artsy Daytrips In and Around Charlottesville and more!

Visit Booker T. Washington National Monument with Kids

To celebrate Black history in Virginia, explore the humble beginnings of Booker T. Washington: born a slave on the Burroughs farm in 1856, he grew up to become the most prominent African-American educator and orator of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. About Booker T. Washington When Booker T. Washington was a child, the […]

Visit the Science Museum of Virginia with Kids

Your children can explore science while having fun with hundreds of unique, hands-on STEAM exhibits at the Science Museum of Virginia. Enjoy lots more family fun in Richmond and Central Virginia with these great day trip guides – Zoos & Aquariums, Historic Attractions, Interactive Kids Museums, Charlottesville Attractions for Families,  and more!

Dinosaur statues fighting at Dinosaur land

Dinosaur Museums, Day Trips, Parks & Easy Dinosaur Crafts

If you are a parent of young children, chances are you have a dinosaur fan or two in your house. Luckily, you do not have to go far to experience some dinosaur day trip fun and exploration! These dinosaur fossil-themed day trips are easy to get to and sure to leave a lasting impression on […]