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Museum of the Earth Sciences
Campus Box 6939
Radford University
Radford, VA 24142
Office: Reed 32-A
Phone: (540) 831-5257


The Museum of the Earth Sciences is located on the first floor of Curie Hall in room 143. View a campus map.

Hours of Operation

The Museum of the Earth Sciences is open from October through November and from January through April while Radford University is in
session. It is closed when Radford University is closed. From May through August, visits may be scheduled by apointment.

Normal hours of operation during the MES open season are:

  • Mondays and Wednesdays: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays: 10 a.m. to noon and 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month: 10 a.m. to noon


April 2014
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Public Lecture - Tuesday April 1, 7pm - Hurlburt Hall Auditorium

"Growing Pains: A paleontologist's journey to understanding plesiosaur development and growth"
Christina Byrd, Paleontology Technician, Virginia Museum of Natural History