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Virginia Museum of Transportation

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303 Norfolk Ave SW
Roanoke, VA 24016

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For an engaging glimpse of the history of transportation, visit the Virginia Museum of Transportation, the official transportation museum for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Exhibits include diesel, electric, and steam locomotives. The museum also houses model train exhibits and road vehicles.

The museum store offers a unique selection of transportation-themed gifts including apparel, books, toys, puzzles and more. The gift shop also hosts an assortment of local artisanal goods ranging from specialty foods to artwork & decor featuring local historic landmarks of Roanoke. Contact gift shop at (540) 767-4651.


  • Monday - Closed
  • Tuesday - Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday 1:00pm - 5:00pm

VMT also hosts events and can accommodate anything from a kid's birthday party to a wedding. 


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