Whether a wedding, reunion or corporate retreat, the Science Museum offers your event one of the most unique, stunning settings in all of western Virginia.

Walk down a tropical aisle amidst butterflies from around the world in our beautiful Butterfly Garden. Sip champagne among our one-of-a-kind exhibits. Enjoy fabulous views of the Roanoke Valley from our top-floor home in Center in the Square.

Butterfly Garden & Dinosaurs & Fossils!/5th floor
$1,800 for 4-hour rental. Capacity: 125 standing.

Situated on our 5th floor, the glass-ceilinged garden is home to hundreds of live butterflies from throughout the world in a lush tropical setting. Its presentation area makes for the perfect wedding altar. And through Summer 2015, a 5th floor rental includes our “Dinosaurs & Fossils!” exhibit.

Science Museum (includes Butterfly Garden & Dinosaurs & Fossils!)
$3,000 for 4-hour rental. Capacity: 500 standing, 200 seated.

Enjoy complete access to our 4th and 5th floor galleries: Healthy Earth, Healthy Bodies, How It Works, Open Lab and Children’s Curiosity Corner.

Please let us explore with you other options for your Science Museum rental!

How to Schedule:
Please contact us at 540.342.5718 or 50% deposit, with balance due 30 days prior to event.

Alcohol allowed (ABC permit required). Extra security may be needed for multi-floor use, alcohol on premises or for a large number of guests. Caterer of your choice is permitted or references can be provided. Proof of insurance required. 5% member discount on these rates.