Sheraton Roanoke Hotel & Conference Center


2801 Hershberger Road, Roanoke, VA, 24017, United States   •  Weather:   

Local Time Phone (540) 563-9300 Hotel Reservations 888-625-5132


Roanoke Museums

Home to many museums, Roanoke takes pride in its historical and cultural diversities. All of these Roanoke museums are located within 5 miles from our hotel.

roanoke museums

VA Museum of Transportation: Home to the largest collection of diesel locomotives in the South, the Virginia museum of transportation welcomes guests across the country to take a step back in history. The museum's collections include over 2,500 items and has recently expanded to include automotive, aviation and transit artifacts.

  • Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm;  Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Harrison Museum of African-American Culture: The Harrison Museum of African American Culture promotes and celebrates the art and history of African Americans. Exhibits include memorabilia, photographs, and oral traditions.

  •  Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm; Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Salem Museum: The Salem Museum & Historical Society showcases the culture of everyday life of historical Salem, Virginia. Learn of the importance before, during and after Salem, Virginia became a town in 1802.

  • Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm; Saturday: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

History Museum of Western Virginia: Travel through time, over 10,000 years ago, and study artifacts that span from prehistoric times to the present. The History Museum of Western Virginia offers a newly redesigned space with interactive features to make learning about the human experience fun for everyone.

  • November 18th through April hours
    • Monday: Closed
    • Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • May through October hours
    • Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm