Dying to Hear
Spend Halloween dancing to the songs you have been Dying to Hear! Saturday, October 31st At Center in the Square from 7:00 pm to 1:00...
Predators of the Amazon
New Aquarium Exhibit Opens in Center in the Square Atrium! The Amazon River The Amazon River is the widest river in the world and at...
Roanoke Pinball Museum
The Roanoke Pinball Museum is the newest addition to the Center in the Square family. The Roanoke Pinball Museum is an interactive museum dedicated to...
We Grow Coral
In June of 2014, Center in the Square’s staff was tasked with developing a creative solution that would generate funding to cover the operating costs...
Center in the Square Vision
Center in the Square is a unique home for regional arts & cultural organizations, creating and driving opportunities that enhance education, economic development and quality of life.
Our spectacular 6,000 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.
Center in the Square has a full service box office open Monday – Sunday. Tickets to the resident museums, Harrison Museum of African American Culture, the History Museum of Western Virginia, and the Science Museum of Western Virginia, can be purchased at the Box Office.
We serve K–12 classes through guided tours, customized educational programming, professional training opportunities, and curriculum resources for teachers.
Dying to Hear
Spend Halloween Night dancing to the songs you have been dying to hear! Saturday, October 31st. At Center in the Square from 7:00 pm to 1:00 am.
Three Museums are housed in Center in the Square: Science Museum of Western Virginia, History Museum of Western Virginia & the Historical Society of Western Virginia and the Harrison Museum of African American Culture.
Throughout the year, Center’s partner organizations produce an array of brilliant live performances. Center itself houses the Trinkle Main Stage on Market St. and the Waldron Stage on Church Ave.