TreeHouses: Look Who's Living in the Trees at Virginia Living Museum

January 27 - May 5, 2024

January 18, 2024

Get ready to explore the forest canopy indoors at the Virginia Living Musuem's upcoming exhibition "TreeHouses: Look Who's Living in the Trees," running from January 27 to May 5, 2024! This immersive experience is designed to make learning fun as you explore wildlife ecology and responsible forestation.

🌳 Discover who's living in the trees: Explore the essential role trees play in providing hoes for various species of native wildlife.

🌳 What to expect: Roam from tree to tree and discover the diverse habitats that trees provide for animals large and small. Climb through large treehouses, become an animal tracker, get face-to-face with wildlife of all sizes, move your feet on the forest-sound dance floor, design your own treehouse, and much more! A camping scenario and play area encourage kids to actively participate in outdoor activities, instilling respect for the forest community..

🌲Weekend Highlights: Visit the Museum every weekend for exciting activities!

🐾Animal Ambassadors Meet-and-Greet – Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 am

Embark on a thrilling journey into the forest as we introduce you to our live animal ambassadors! Discover how these fascinating creatures interact with the trees, showcasing their unique adaptations and behaviors.

🌿 Science Pop-up: Camouflage Chronicles – Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 pm

Uncover the secrets of native animals and their masterful use of trees for camouflage in our daily Science Pop-Up. Dive into the intricate world of nature’s artistry and learn how these creatures blend seamlessly with their surroundings. Can you spot the hidden creatures in their natural environment?

As a special treat, Museum members can enjoy an exclusive preview on January 27 from 9:00 - 11:00 am before the exhibit opens to the public.

TreeHouses, presented by Canon Virginia, Inc., is included with Museum admission. Plan your visit at