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History Hunt SWVA Scavenger Hunt

  • Recurring daily
  • Dates: May 31, 2021 to September 6, 2021
  • Times: Various Times
  • Admission: Admission fees vary by location. See event description for details.
  • Location: Various locations throughout Southwest Virginia
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Virginia is celebrating the 350th anniversary of the Batts & Fallam expedition, some of the earliest Europeanexplorers to map the western part of the state. You can explore Virginia history just like these intrepid adventurerswith our History Hunt SWVA Scavenger Hunt program!

Visit five or more of the museums or historic sites listed below and complete their scavenger hunt challenge. At the fifth site you visit, museum staff will record your information and submit it for a prize drawing! Every five museums will count as an entry, so visiting more museums increases your chances of winning!

Passport to History Participating Museums: 

Alexander Black House & Cultural Center
204 Draper Rd SW · Blacksburg, VA 24060
blacksburgmuseum.org · Free Admission

Bedford Museum & Genealogical Library
201 E Main St. · Bedford, VA 24523
bedfordvamuseum.org · $5 adults; children free

Botetourt County Historical Society & Museum
3 W Main St. · Fincastle, VA 24090
bothistsoc.wordpress.com · Free Admission

Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Museum
145 E Main St. · Wytheville, VA 24382
edithbollingwilson.org · Free Admission

Glencoe Mansion Museum & Gallery
600 Unruh Dr. · Radford, VA 24141
glencoemansion.org · Free Admission

Haller-Gibboney Rock House Museum
205 Tazewell St. · Wytheville, VA 24382
wythevillemuseums.org · $4 adults; $2 children

Historic Smithfield
1000 Smithfield Plantation Rd. · Blacksburg, VA 24060
historicsmithfield.org · See website for ticketing information

Montgomery Museum of Art & History
300 S Pepper St. · Christiansburg, VA 24073
montgomerymuseum.org · Free Admission

National D-Day Memorial
3 Overlord Circle · Bedford, VA 24523
dday.org · See website for ticketing information

O. Winston Link & History Museum of Western Virginia
101 Shenandoah Ave. NE
Roanoke, VA 24016
roanokehistory.org · $6 adults; $5 seniors; $3 kids

Ratcliffe Museum of Transportation
51 Commerce Street
Pulaski, VA 24301
theratcliffemuseum.com · Free Admission

Salem Museum
801 E Main St.
Salem, VA 24153
salemmuseum.org · Free Admission

St. Luke & Odd Fellows Hall
203 Gilbert St.
Blacksburg, VA 24060
blacksburgmuseum.org · Free Admission

Thomas J. Boyd Museum
295 Tazewell St. · Wytheville, VA 24382
wythevillemuseums.org · $4 adults; $2 children

Virginia Museum of Transportation, Inc.
303 Norfolk Ave
Roanoke, VA 24016
vmt.org · See website for ticketing information

Wilderness Road Regional Museum
5240 Wilderness Rd.
Newbern, VA 24126
wildernessroadregionalmuseum.com · Free Admission

History Hunt SWVA Scavenger Hunt
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  • Various locations throughout Southwest Virginia
  • Admission fees vary by location. See event description for details.
  • Recurring daily