Children's Museum of Virginia
Norfolk, VA 23704
Museum outings with young kids can be difficult—but not when the exhibits are designed for growing minds. With great hands-on exhibits like an interactive boat, a life-sized house, a model farm that teaches how food gets made, and the chance to play inside a human-size bubbles, It will keep keeds age 1 to 11 enthralled. Visitors can also pretend to work as a firefighter, police officer, bus driver and more. A huge, two-story space, it can provide families with hours of fun. A favorite is the train room, which lets kids play with an awesome electric train setup. Whether you're trying to stimulate kids' imaginations or just seeking a rainy-day activity, this is the perfect choice.