Danville Science Center

Danville Science Center
Danville Science Center
677 Craghead Street
Danville, VA 24541
Region Southern Virginia
Locality Danville City
(9:30 AM-5:00 PM)
Phone: (434) 791-5160
Fax: (434) 791-5168
Email dscstaff@smv.org
Danville Science Center dsc.smv.org

Discover the secrets of how things work. Explore the impact of science on your life. Hands-on exhibits fill the Danville Science Center. Push a button to make sparks fly. Build a crystal. Enjoy interactive exhibits in Light and Vision, Earth Science and more. Make music in the Outdoor Sound exhibit. Explore many visiting exhibits on topics including biology, ecology and natural history.

Discover galleries featuring the Estelle H. Womack Collection, a wonderful array of natural history objects collected and donated by local residents. In the Science Center's Butterfly Station learn about local plants that attract butterflies. Look for cocoons, mix nectar and map a Monarch butterfly's migration.

Throughout the year the Science Center features special events and workshops. Weekly programs for children encourage science exploration.

Last Updated: 9/11/2007 1:32 PM
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