Center in the Square houses five attractions including the Roanoke Pinball Museum, The Roanoke STARCADE, Harrison Museum of African American Culture, Kids Square, the Science Museum of Western Virginia with the Hidden Garden, and a live performance theatre with performances produced by Mill Mountain Theatre, Roanoke Ballet Theatre, and Opera Roanoke within our signature building in downtown Roanoke. See below for individual admission prices for each of these organizations.

Multiple Attraction Passes are available:

The Center Pass: [Includes the Roanoke Pinball Museum, The Roanoke STARCADE, Harrison Museum of African American Culture, Kids Square, the Science Museum of Western Virginia with the Hidden Garden, and the History Museum of Western Virginia/O Winston Link Museum.]
$40 for Adult (12+), $34 for Child (3-11), and $9 for Ages 1 & 2. Children under 1 are FREE!

The Discover Pass: [Includes the Harrison Museum of African American Culture, the Science Museum of Western Virginia with the Hidden Garden, and the History Museum of Western Virginia/O Winston Link Museum.]
$20 for Ages 6-Adult. Children under 3 are FREE!

Double Play: [Choose 2 of the following: the Roanoke Pinball Museum, The Roanoke STARCADE, Kids Square.]
$17.50 for Ages 3-Adult, and $9 for Ages 1 & 2 if going to Kids Square. Children under 1 are FREE!

Triple Play: [Includes All 3: the Roanoke Pinball Museum, The Roanoke STARCADE, and Kids Square.]
$25 for Ages 3-Adult, and $9 for Ages 1 & 2. Children under 1 are FREE!

See below for individual admission prices for each of these organizations.

Enjoy our Atrium Aquariums and Green Rooftop (Floors 6 and 7) without charge. **Please note that on some occasions the Rooftop will be closed to the public during private events.

Building Hours:
Monday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 8 pm, and Sunday 1 – 6 pm.

Center in the Square administrative offices are located on the second floor at Center on Church, 20 Church Avenue SE, Roanoke VA 24011 • 540.342.5700

HOURS & RATES
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McDonald’s Box Office

Center in the Square has a full service box office open 6 days a week. For information about all tickets on sale please call 540.224.1200 or e-mail info@centerinthesquare.org. Prices are subject to additional fees/taxes per transaction and ticket.

HOURS & RATES

Kids Square - Children's Museum

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Location:  

Third Floor of Center in the Square

Hours: 

  • Monday:  CLOSED
  • Tuesday-Saturday:  10 am – 5 pm
  • Sunday:  1 pm – 5 pm

Admission:  

Ages 1+:  $9.00

Information: 

*Please ask for special discounts/rates

Information: 540.324.5777 • info@kidssquare.org

www.kidssquare.org

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Roanoke Pinball Museum

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Location:  

Second Floor of Center in the Square

Hours:

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Wednesday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Thursday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Friday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Saturday 10 am – 8 pm
  • Sunday 1 pm – 6 pm

Admission:

  • $12.50 flat fee (Ages 11+)
  • $9.00 flat fee (Ages 10 and under, with a paying adult ticket)
  • Child 2 and under is FREE

Information:

For more information about memberships please call us at 540-342-5PIN (5746) or email us at info@roanokepinball.org

www.roanokepinball.org

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Roanoke STARCADE

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Location:  

Second Floor of Center in the Square

Hours:

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Wednesday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Thursday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Friday: 11 am – 8 pm
  • Saturday 10 am – 8 pm
  • Sunday 1 pm – 6 pm

Admission:

  • $11.00 flat fee (Ages 3+)
  • Child 2 and under is FREE

Information:

For more information about memberships please call us at 540-224-1200 or email us at asimmons@centerinthesquare.org

www.roanokestarcade.org

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Harrison Museum of African American Culture

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Location: 

Second Floor of Center in the Square 

Hours: 

  • Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 5 pm 
  • Sunday 1 – 5 pm 
  • CLOSED Monday 

Admission: 

  • Adult (18+) - $8.04 
  • Child 5 – 17 $5.86 
  • Child 0 – 4 Free

Information: 

540.857.4395 • info@harrisonmuseum.com 

www.harrisonmuseum.com

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Mill Mountain Theatre

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Location: 

Trinkle MainStage: Atrium of Center in the Square • Waldron Stage: Center on Church • Offices: Second Floor of Center in the Square
Hours: 

Office hours: Monday – Friday 9 am – 5:30 pm Show times vary.
Services: 

Offering year-round classes in theatre, dance, technical theatre, and musical theatre to ages kindergarten through adults.
Information: 

540.342.5749 • e-mail: gpoole@millmountain.org 

www.millmountain.org

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Science Museum of Western Virginia

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Location: 

Fourth and Fifth Floors of Center in the Square
Hours: 

  • Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 5 pm 
  • Sunday 1 – 5 pm 
  • Will also be open on Mondays from June – August

Admission: 

  • Infant & Toddler (<3yrs) FREE
  • Child (3-5yrs) $7.50
  • Youth (6-17yrs) $13.50
  • Adult (18-59yrs) $15.00
  • Senior (60yrs+), Military and Student* $13.50*
  • Information: 

540.342.5710 or e-mail: frontdesk@smwv.org

www.smwv.org


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History Museum of Western Virginia & O. Winston Link Museum

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Location: 

101 Shenandoah Ave., NE
Roanoke, VA 24016

Hours: 

  • Tuesday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm
  • CLOSED Sunday and Monday 

Admission: 

  • Adults $6
  • Senior (60+)/Military/Students $5.50
  • Child 3-11 $5
  • Child up to 3 FREE
  • Members FREE

Information: 

540-982-5465 • info@vahistorymuseum.org

www.roanokehistory.org

Opera Roanoke

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Administrative Office Location: 

Third Floor of Center on Church

Box Office Location:

541 Luck Ave., SW #221, 

Roanoke, VA 24016

540.345.2550

Show locations will vary.

Hours: 

Office hours: Monday – Friday 10 am – 5 pm 

Show times vary.

Admission: 

Ticket and show prices will vary

Information: 

540-982-2742 •info@operaroanoke.org

www.operaroanoke.org


Roanoke Ballet Theatre

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Location: 

1318 Grandin Road
Roanoke, VA 24015

Show locations will vary.

Hours: 

  • Office Hours: Monday – Friday:    9:30 am – 3:30 pm
  • Saturday: 8:30-11:30 am
  • Show times vary.

Admission: 

Ticket and show prices will vary

Information: 

540-345-6099• rbtoffice@roacoxmail.com 

www.roanokeballet.org

Roanoke Symphony Orchestra

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Location: 

128 E. Campbell Ave., 

Roanoke, VA 24011-1406

Show locations will vary.

Hours: 

Box Office Hours: Monday – Friday 10 am – 5 pm 

Show times vary.

Admission: 

Ticket and show prices will vary

Information: 

540-343-9127•tickets@rso.com

www.rso.org

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FREE Admission - Aquariums!

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 Center in the Square is home to six breathtaking aquariums, the Living Coral Reef Aquarium, Turtles of Virginia Aquarium, two Special Exhibit Aquariums, and two Jellyfish Aquariums. 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 over 400 colorful marine fish and 150 soft and stony corals. The living coral reef system will grow and change over time offering exceptional SOL compliant educational value. 

Hours: 

  • Monday through Saturday 10 am – 5 pm
  • Sunday 1 pm – 5 pm.

FREE Admission - Green Rooftop and Observation Decks

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 Center’s rooftop is a dramatic open-air green space on the sixth and seventh levels designed to meet the highest standards for sustainability. There you will find the Hidden Garden dome that extends from the fifth floor observation decks, and stunning views.

Hours: 

  • Monday through Saturday                10 am – 5 pm
  • Sunday 1 pm – 5 pm. 
  • Weather Permitting. May be closed for special events.

Information:

For more info call 540-342-5700