Education Days

Program Information

Curriculum aligns with Virginia Standards of Learning as well as National Science Standards.

In 2014, Kings Dominion is partnering with the MathScience Innovation Center of Richmond, one of the
leading hands-on science centers in Virginia, to bring classroom learning to life as students will have the
opportunity to gain a greater understanding of the basics of STEM education in a fun and interactive setting.
New Programming from the MathScience Innovation Center includes:
  • Three (3) interactive STEM based learning activities under the Eiffel Tower
  • Are you Smarter than Spock? Standards Of Learning Review
  • Redesigned Education Day workbooks for Elementary, Middle and High School levels
  • Virtual Classroom sessions for troubleshooting Coaster Mania Contest questions

Coaster Mania Contest

School groups are challenged to construct a themed roller coaster to compete in our daily Coaster Mania Contest each programming date of Education Days. Overall winners will be awarded each day in three different categories (Elementary, Middle/ Junior High and High School).

CLICK HERE to register for the Coaster Mania Contest

Program Dates

PROGRAMMING DATES
April 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

NON-PROGRAMMING DATES

May 27–29; June 2–6; June 9–13
There will be no activities on these dates.


Program Pricing

$33.00 per person (ages 3 and older)


Download Ticket Order Form


Dinosaurs Alive! Add-On

  • Transport back millions of years in Dinosaurs Alive!, a 6-acre animatronic dinosaur park that brings inspiration, science and technology together in a unique setting allowing guests to encounter 39 life-sized dinosaurs.
  • Now Dinosaurs Alive! admission is only $2.00 with park admission

NEW! Educational Workbooks



Elementary Workbook


Middle School Workbook


High School Workbook



SOL Education Day Activity Descriptions



Ticket Policies

  • Unless otherwise noted, all ticket orders (admission and meal) must be pre-paid fourteen (14) days prior to your visit to allow sufficient time to process your order. Orders received less than seven (7) days prior to your visit will be held at the Group Sales building, located at the front gate, for pick up. Season Pass holders do not count toward your group size.
  • Admission tickets, meal tickets and bottomless soda wristbands are non-refundable. No rain checks are offered.
  • Payment must be made via school check, money order (payable to “Kings Dominion”) or credit card (MasterCard, VISA, American Express and Discover accepted). Unfortunately, personal checks or purchase orders are not accepted.
  • All school checks will be processed through Telecheck for approval. If declined, another method of payment will be requested.
  • Chaperones: one (1) chaperone admission ticket will be given for every fifteen (15) admission tickets purchased, unless otherwise noted. Complimentary chaperone tickets do not include picnic meal or bottomless soda wristbands.
  • Parking: Bus parking is free. Bus drivers will receive a complimentary admission ticket when presenting their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) at the Group Sales building, located at the front gate (does not include picnic meal or bottomless soda wristbands).