Best Things To Do in Roanoke, Virginia

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  1. # 1 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 106 times in trip plans
    Read Mountain Preserve Image
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    Tags: Mountain, Park

    Address: 6101 Crumpacker Dr, Roanoke, VA 24012, USA

    Once you reach to the location of Roanoke County, Virginia, you can plan a journey to the Read Mountain Preserve to spend a holiday superbly. As the largest and passive recreation site of the county, ...Read more

  2. # 2 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 104 times in trip plans
    History Museum & Historical Society Of Western Virginia

    Tags: History Museum

    Address: 101 Shenandoah Ave NE, Roanoke, VA 24016, USA

    Since the year 2016, the History Museum of Western Virginia is serving the visitors along with the O. Winston Link Museum. You and your tour companions can visit this museum to know in detail about th...Read more

  3. # 3 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 115 times in trip plans
    Taubman Museum Of Art Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details
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    Steve Browning

    Good museum. Loved the auto art exhibit is a must see. Go to the rooftop deck for a better view of the rail yard and the Hotel Roanoke. Nice cafe and gift shop as well. Note the gift shop is goo...

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  4. # 4 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 12 times in trip plans
    Virginia Western Community College The Community Arboretum Image
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    Tags: Park

    Address: Webber Hall, 3094 Colonial Ave, Roanoke, VA 24015, USA

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    Felix Nguyen-Dalton

    The arboretum is not large, but it is definitely a nice place to visit. There are some pretty fun, large trees, and the greenhouse is a nice little treat. This is a nice place to go to simply take a s...

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  5. # 5 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 3 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Park

    Address: 150 Berkley Rd NE, Roanoke, VA 24012, USA

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Tamara Spickard

    Nice fields with lighting for night games, the County keeps a few Portable toilets on the far side of the fields so you don't have to walk across 4 fields and the parking lot to the restrooms....

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  6. # 6 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 430 times in trip plans
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    Address: Jefferson Center Foundation

    Timings: 08:30 am - 04:30 pm Details
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    Stephen Glassbrenner

    The Jeff Center is just fantastic. It looks great. The facilities are well kept and the staff is phenomenal. Fred, Kate, Sarah and Rob especially are friendly, knowledgeable, helpful and top notch. I ...

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  7. # 7 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 55 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 303 Norfolk Ave SW

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details
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    Michael Mayer

    This is one of the best museums I've ever visited! Plan to spend a half a day here. There's something for people of all ages, kids especially. The best part of the museum is outside, so plan according...

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  8. # 8 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 618 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 12:45 pm - 04:45 pm Details
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    A T

    Love this place. We attended an event on the rooftop and loved it despite the cool weather.

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  9. # 9 of 558 Things To Do in Roanoke | Added 3 times in trip plans
    Blue Ridge Park Image
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    Tags: Park

    Address: State Rte 880, Roanoke, VA 24012, USA

    Google Reviews
    Tim Gettier

    Nice facility, the scocer team had a game on the lower field. Nice field tiered gas seating with limited bleachers. Ample parking, snack bar & restrooms were nice to see although I did use either th...

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  • Roanoke Sunday Brunch Food Tour
    Roanoke Sunday Brunch Food Tour2 Reviews

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    We're Showing Off... the tastes and richness of Virginia's Blue Ridge. Stroll with usinhistoric downtown Roanokeas we enjoy i...

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  • Roanoke Star

    Mill Mountain

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Virginian Railway Passenger Station

    1402 Jefferson St Se

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Roanoke Apartments

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Fire Station No. 1

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Belle Aire

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Crystal Spring Steam Pumping Station

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Melody Lake

    Lakes
  • Lake Maintenance

    Lakes
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  • O. Winston Link Museum

    101 Shenandoah Ave NE

    Museums
  • Center in the Square

    1 Market Sq SE

    Museums
  • Taubman Museum of Art

    110 Salem Ave SE

    Museums
  • Virginia Museum of Transportation

    303 Norfolk Ave SW

    Museums
  • Science Museum of Western Virginia and Hopkins Planetarium

    1 Market Sq SE

    Museums
  • Center In The Square

    1318 Grandin Rd SW

    Museums
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  • Splash Valley Water Park

    7415 Wood Haven Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Putt-Putt Fun Center

    6801 Peters Creek Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Honeywood Pool

    3101 Honeywood Ln

    Amusement Parks
  • Fun-N-Games Family Entertainment Center

    16430 Booker T Washington Hwy

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Stargate Midway

    16430 Booker T Washington Hwy

    Amusement Parks
  • Ven Tek Enterprises

    120 Helm Dr

    Amusement Parks
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  • Schooners

    7226 Williamson Rd

    American Bars Burgers
  • Martin's Downtown Bar & Grill

    413 1st St SW

    American Bars Music and Show Venues
  • Metro

    14 Campbell Ave SE

    American Japanese Bars
  • Corned Beef & Co.

    107 S Jefferson St

    American Bars Seafood
  • Wasena City Tap Room & Grill

    806 Wasena Ave SW

    Bars American Barbecue
  • Gold & Silver Club

    3121 Franklin Rd SW

    Restaurants Bars Night Clubs
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  • Highland Dog Park

    5TH St

    Dog Parks
  • Salem Rotary Dog Park

    1301 Indiana St

    Dog Parks
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  • King

    2700 Gleneagles Rd

    Beaches
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  • Carvins Cove Boat Landing

    9644 Reservoir Rd

    Hiking
  • Buzzards Rock On Read Mountain

    Hiking
  • Roanoke River Trail Off Road

    Blue Ridge Pkwy

    Hiking
  • Excihiking

    Hiking
  • Hanging Rock Battlefield Trail

    Hiking
  • Wood Thrush Trail

    Hiking
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  • Roanoke Wildlife Rescue

    5931 Cotton Hill Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Minnow Pond II

    615 9th St SE

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Captain's Quarters

    16525 Booker T Washington Hwy

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Pullin Drag Striper Guide Service

    2050 Morewood Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Virginia Outdoorsman

    40 Village Springs Dr

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Rockfish Adventures

    1093 Hannabass Dr

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Salem Memorial Baseball Stadium

    1004 Texas St

    Music and Show Venues Stadiums and Arenas
  • Dwight Bogle Stadium

    Stadiums and Arenas
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