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King Tut Sleepover

King Tut Sleepover

  Come “camp out” at the Science Museum of Western Virginia on Nov. 7 and spend the night near our traveling exhibit King Tut: Wonderful Things from the Pharaoh’s Tomb!…

October is Arts & Culture Month

October is Arts & Culture Month

CELEBRATING ARTS AND CULTURE IN ROANOKE Roanoke celebrates national arts and humanities month by inviting you to support your local arts and cultural organizations. Visit, donate and volunteer today! CLICK…

Egyptian Expedition

Egyptian Expedition

King Tut is taking over the Science Museum! Egyptian-themed birthday parties and planetarium programs, showcasing the beauty and mystery of the ancient Egyptians, will be offered for a limited time…

Come see the King!

Come see the King!

TUTANKHAMUN: Wonderful Things from the Pharaoh’s Tomb June 14, 2014 – Jan. 4, 2015 This dazzling exhibit is a collection of 124 replicas of King Tut’s magnificent and personal collection…

Why Do I Volunteer?

Why Do I Volunteer?

I love it. I grew up in a home that emphasized the importance of giving back to our community, one that we are proud to live in. We are so…

Virginia Science Festival

Virginia Science Festival

Roanoke, Va. (May 7, 2014) — The Science Museum of Western Virginia, in partnership with Virginia Tech, today announced the inaugural Virginia Science Festival will be held Oct. 4-11 in Blacksburg and…