EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR SCOUTS AND GROUPS

Virginia Museum of Transportation: the best place in town to learn about the science, history, and art of transportation!

The Museum offers lots of opportunites for lifelong learning!

  • Programs for Pre-K through adult
  • Programs designed for your home school group
  • Programs designed for your pre-school group
  • Girl Scout and Boy Scout programs

For more information, contact Courtney Plaster or call 540-342-5670 ext 108.

railroading badgeBoy Scout Merit Badge Day: Railroading
Saturday, October 1

Hands-on opportunity for scouts to spend the day at the VMT and earn the Railroading Merit Badge. Tour historic equipment, visit an operating locomotive, and go for a ride. Lunch and a VMT patch are included. Space is limited. Register through the Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Mountains Council.

trucking badge

Boy Scout Merit Badge Day: Truck Transportation
Saturday, October 29

Hands-on opportunity for scouts to spend the day at the VMT and earn the Truck Transportation Merit Badge. Visit a truck terminal and learn from trucking experts. Lunch and a VMT patch are included. Space is limited. Register through the Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Mountains Council.

ANDREW'S FUND FOR CHILDREN
This fund is in memory of young Andrew Hayes McKeever who loved trains and the VMT. Contributions to Andrew's Fund provide free or discounted admission to nonprofit groups serving low-income children. Learn more about Andrew and the Fund, and donate...

The Virginia Museum of Transportation's Education Program is funded in part by the Advance Auto Parts, the Roanoke City Arts Commission, and Wells Fargo.