Science Museum of Western Virginia

The Science Museum of Western Virginia, chartered in 1970, exists to make science and technology accessible to all people by providing hands-on exhibits and galleries, offering a variety of innovative programs, preserving and displaying collections to stimulate and enhance learning. Exhibits such as The Butterfly Garden, Healthy Bodies Gallery, Open Lab, and Children's Curiosity Corner create a welcoming atmosphere that stimulate curiosity and wonder.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|82.23 Score


(2/4)|79.84 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(3/4)|85 Score



Headquarter Address

One Market Square SE
Suite 4
Roanoke, VA 24011