Science Museum of Virginia- Richmond, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member skree
N 37° 33.652 W 077° 27.985
18S E 282152 N 4159953
Quick Description: A Foucault Pendulum located in the rotunda of the Science Museum of Virginia
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 9/30/2006 6:18:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMRV9
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Egnix
Views: 112

Long Description:
The pendulum is USUALLY located in the rotunda of the Science Museum of Virginia. The will remove it for events, so you may want to call ahead before making a long drive just to see it.

Pins are set up to fall every fifteen minutes.

You do not have to pay admission to view the pendulum.

The coordinates were taken in front of the kugel and parking is near.

The address is:

Science Museum of Virginia
2500 West Broad Street
Richmond, Virginia 23220
(804) 864-1400
Rotation time: 19

Hours of Operation: From: 9:30 AM To: 5:00 PM

Weight of the ball: Not Listed

Length: Not Listed

Material: Not listed

Period of oscillation: Not Listed

Admission Cost: Not Listed

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