Lewis & Clark Exploratory Center: Where Journeys Begin
The Lewis & Clark Exploratory Center is located in Darden Towe Park in Charlottesville, Virginia between the beautiful Southwest Mountains and the Rivanna River. We are open to the public Fridays and Saturdays from 10 to 4, and Tuesday through
Our financial support for construction in the past has included $800,000 in Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Enhancement Funds. The Enhancement Program supports transportation museums of statewide significant and projects that enhance the trails systems in their communities; $100,000 from the
Through March 23rd, the Lewis and Clark Exploratory Center is featuring, “Birds, Bugs, and Seeds!” for children of all ages. Birds: Visitors are invited to paint bluebirds to donate to the area’s foster children coalition for a charity auction. Bugs:
Brave the rain to play our seed matching game! Learn about the seeds of the world! At Key Recreation Center downtown… Seed info, seed art, seeds Lewis and Clark encountered on their Expedition!
Through a grant from the Sister Cities Commission, the Center is offering free workshops for Charlottesville and Albemarle residents who have visited our Sister Cities: Winneba, Ghana; Poggio a Caiano, Italy; Pleven, Bulgaria; and Besancon, France. Please email email@example.com to