Museum of Geosciences
The Museum is housed in the Department of Geosciences,
2062 Derring Hall, Virginia Tech, 1405 Perry Street, Blacksburg, Virginia.
Please schedule groups and classes <instructions here> in advance to avoid overcrowding, even if you are not requesting staff support. >>Calendar<<
The Museum of Geosciences will have restricted hours during the
VT Winter Break 2014-15: please see the calendar (click on the "month tab")
Public Hours: usually Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Free Admission.
We occasionally have Saturday hours. Those will be announced here and in media.
Study tables and wireless connectivity are available.
The Museum serves as the pick-up and drop-off site for materials loaned from the Education Resource Center.
Derring Hall [37°13' 46.6"N, 80°13' 35.6"W] is located at 1405 Perry Street near West Campus Drive, close to the Duck Pond on the Virginia Tech campus. See VT Maps--Derring is on the "central campus" map. For safety, school busses can loop in to drop students off by the door of Derring Hall, then go park.
Parking passes* for weekdays are available from the VT Visitor Information Center [37.23108° N, 80.43429°W] and at the Perry Street Parking Garage. The Derring lot is closed for construction, but there are several lots not too far from the Museum.
*No pass is needed on evenings or weekends.