One-Year Individual, Couple, Family, or Grandparent Membership to the Virginia Museum of Transportation (Up to 51% Off)

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In a Nutshell

Historical locomotives invite guests inside transportation museum that documents Roanoke’s rise as a railway hub

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Promotional value expires Aug 26, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. Must activate by expiration date on your Groupon, membership expires 1 year from activation date. Valid only for option purchased. New members only. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

History tends to repeat itself, which means there’s a good chance you’ll get run over by another war elephant. Learn from the past with this Groupon.

Choose from Four Options

  • $25 for a one-year family membership for two parents and immediate children younger than 23 (a $50 value)
  • $17 for a one-year two-person membership (a $35 value)
  • $15 for a one-year individual membership (a $30 value)
  • $20 for a one-year grandparent membership with complimentary admission for all grandkids (a $40 value)

Membership grants guests free admission to the museum for a full year, as well as monthly email newsletters and discounts at the Museum Store, birthday-party bookings, and summer camp.

Virginia Museum of Transportation

In the 1850s, the Norfolk & Western Railway made its way to Big Lick, Virginia, transforming the sleepy town into a locomotive hub of the south. The Virginia Museum of Transportation walks visitors through this industrial change with its historic steam and diesel engines, cabooses, model trains, and rail collection, which features more than 50 pieces of rolling stock, including some of the most advanced Roanoke-made steam engines ever built in the Norfolk & Western Class J-611 and Class A-1218. Railway exhibits recount the exploits of the industry’s most renowned names and provide an opportunity for visitors to hop aboard an actual diesel locomotive and complain loudly about the lack of complimentary peanuts. Additional engine-powered attractions include a century’s worth of automobiles and the recently reopened Wings Over Virginia Aviation Gallery collection.

Customer Reviews

Love it! Especially when they have the Candy Cane Express!
Delores W. · January 5, 2016
What a wonderful museum!
Lilian M. · June 15, 2013
We really enjoyed our visit. Would go back again and take others with us.
Jeannie P. · April 28, 2013
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    Downtown

    303 Norfolk Ave. SW

    Roanoke, VA 24016

    +15403425670

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