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.

Girl Scout Event: Daisy Day
Saturday, February 28, 10am - 1pm
A Saturday filled with Daisy fun! Daisies will have lots of hands-on activities involving planes, trains, and automobiles. Participants get a Virginia Museum of Transportation patch! $12/girl, $6/adult, and bring your lunch. Registration is through the Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council and closes February 13.

Girl Scout Seniors Event: Women Leaders in Transportation
Saturday, March 14, 11am - 2pm
Seniors will get an up-close and personal look at what it takes to be a woman in a leadership role in transportation. Activities will explore careers working in the rail, aviation, and automotive industries. Pizza and drinks will be provided. Participants get a Virginia Museum of Transportation patch! $15/girl, $8/adult. Registration is through the Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council and closes February 27.

Boy Scout Community Event: STEM, History and Art at the Transportation Museum
September 5, 10 am - 2 pm
For more information, visit the Boy Scouts of America, Blue Ridge Mountains Council.

Boy Scout Event: Railroading Merit Badge Day
October 3, 10 am - 2 pm
For more information, visit the Boy Scouts of America, Blue Ridge Mountains Council.

Boy Scout Event: Truck Transportation Merit Badge Day
November 7, 10 am - 2 pm
For more information, visit 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.