Plan Your Visit

The Museum of the Earth Sciences is located on the Main Street Level of the Center for the Sciences on the campus of Radford University. 

Admission is free to all visitors during scheduled hours of operation.  Some special events or exhibits may entail a small fee.  Information about scheduled events can be found through Museum News.



Parking at Radford University is by permit only except for a limited number of metered parking spaces, some of which are located adjacent to the Center for the Sciences, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday or the University Police Department after 4:30 p.m. and on weekends.

Official visitors and guests of the University must obtain a valid visitor parking permit prior to parking in any University lot.  A visitor's permit is available at Parking Services located in Heth Hall.  After 4:30 p.m. and on weekends, a permit may be obtained from the University Police Department in Allen Hall.

Group Visits

Groups are always welcome at the Museum of the Earth Sciences and arrangements may be made to accommodate  groups outside the museum's hours of operation.  Contact us for more information.


Radford University's Museum of the Earth Sciences is located 36 miles southwest of Roanoke in Radford, VA. Visit our Campus Maps and Directions page for driving directions, or visit Google Maps to get turn by turn directions to campus.