Living Coral Reef Aquarium     Our spectacular 8,000 gallon living coral reef aquarium is the largest aquarium of its type in the Mid-Atlantic Region. It is home to 250 colorful marine fish and 150 live soft and stony corals.


Butterfly Garden

Operated by the Science Museum of Western Virginia – entrance to the Butterfly Garden is on the fourth floor of Center in the Square. Visitors are able to walk amongst the butterflies in their own habitat or get a bird’s eye



Get Schooled!Education Program We serve K–12 classes through guided or self-guided tours, customized educational programming, professional training opportunities, and curriculum resources for teachers, giving educators the opportunity to enrich their students with prepared curriculum, vocabulary words, resources and classroom, home

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