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 opportunities for lifelong learning!

  • Programs for Pre-K through adult
  • Programs designed for your homeschool 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.

Truck Transportation Merit Badge Day

Boy Scouts of America Great Valley District
November 17, 2018

Hands-on opportunity for all Scouts in the Great Valley District to spend the day at VMT with full access to the rail yard and museum activities.  Earn the Truck Transportation Merit Badge and visit Old Dominion trucking.  Lunch and a VMT patch are included.  Space is limited on a first-come-first-served basis!

Cost:  Event fee is $20 per Scout and includes VMT admission, full Museum access, knowledgeable instruction, lunch, patch, and use of individual tablet computer.

Download the flyer and registration form.

Andrew’s Fund for Children

Andrew McKeever

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 Roanoke City Arts Commission.