Science Museum of Western Virginia

1 Market Sq. S.E.
Roanoke, VA 24011- Map It
(540) 342-5710

AAA Editor Notes

Science Museum of Western Virginia is off I-581 downtown at 1 Market Sq. S.E. in Center in the Square. Interactive galleries, such as Healthy Bodies, Healthy Earth and How it Works, explore the wonders of science. Live animal exhibits include FROGS! and the Living River & Touch Tank. An enclosed butterfly garden shelters species from around the globe. Traveling exhibits also are offered.
Museum $15; $13.50 (ages 6-17, ages 60+ and students and military with ID); $7.50 (ages 3-5). Butterflies only $7.60; free (ages 0-2). Prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5. Closed major holidays.