The Museum of the Earth Sciences is currently closed as we move to our new, expanded and improved space in the Center for the Sciences.  

Please join us in the festivities celebrating, at last, the opening of the new MES, Saturday, October 15, 2016. 


Saturday October 15 (Alumni Weekend and Parent’s Weekend) Events in the New Radford University Center for the Sciences

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., Limited light refreshments served

9:00 a.m., Center for the Sciences, Room M73

    Dr. Joe Keiper, Executive Director, Virginia Museum of Natural History

    Title: “Relevance of science museums in the 21st century”

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., New Museum of the Earth Sciences public opening.

Noon, Center for the Sciences, Room M73

    Dr. Chuck Bailey, Professor and Chair, Department of Geology College of William and Mary

    Title: "Virginia through geologic time- glimpses of the past"

The Radford University Museum of the Earth Sciences, a component of the Department of Geology in the College of Science and Technology and an affiliate of the Virginia Museum of Natural History, serves as an educational resource for earth science related themes for the university, K12 communities and the general public. Read More »