Science Museum of Western Virginia

One Market Square
Roanoke, VA 24011 United States
Phone: (540) 342-5710
Fax: (540) 224-1240

Our museum seeks to fulfill its mission by educating young children in central and southwestern Virginia, whether at the museum or through our extensive outreach programs. Visitors to the museum can experience any of our permanent galleries including:
The Light and Sound Arcade,
The Weather Gallery,
The Live Animal Gallery and Chesapeake Bay Touch Tank,
The Newly Constructed Geology Gallery,
The Body Tech Gallery,
The Internet Gallery,
As Well as our ever changing traveling exhibits.
Traveling Exhibits Coming Soon are:

Through Dec. 30, 2000: "Star Trek: Federation Science"

January 13, 2001 through June 10, 2001: "Spectacular Holograms"

June 15, 2001 through Sept. 16, 2001: Kokoro's "Robotic Dinosaurs"

From I-81 North or South:
Take The I-581 exit, and proceed @6 miles to the Elm Avenue exit. At the end of the exit ramp turn right. Go to second stoplight and turn right onto Jefferson St. Go to fourth stop light and turn right onto Campbell Avenue. Museum is located in the Center in the Square Building ( the right about 1 block up.

Now Open: "Star Trek: Federation Science"
A Fully interactive exhibit all about the science behind Star Trek.