Recreation Centers
Location:
2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy, Roanoke, VA 24013
Phone:
540-853-1236
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Discovery Center

THE MILL MOUNTAIN DISCOVERY CENTER WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE.

The Mill Mountain Discovery Center is Roanoke Parks and Recreation’s newest recreation center, most commonly used for Nature Education programs. The Discovery Center features a beautiful wildflower garden, as well as interactive educational exhibits and live creatures. The Discovery Center’s is home to a black snake, corn snake and box turtle.

Reserved for a wide range of special occasions, including birthday parties, weddings, dinner parties and community events, the Discovery Center is a popular attraction atop Mill Mountain.

Discovery Center Amenities:

  • ADA Accessible Restrooms
  • Water Fountain
  • Tables
  • Wildflower Garden
  • Interactive Exhibits
  • Black Snake Exhibit
  • Corn Snake Exhibit
  • Box Turtle Exhibit

 

Discovery Center Hours:

April – Thanksgiving
Wednesday – Saturday
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday
12:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Thanksgiving – March
Wednesday – Sunday
12:00 – 4:00 p.m.

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