The Lewis & Clark Exploratory Center is open to the public Fridays and Saturdays from 10 to 4 with tours of full-size Lewis & Clark Expedition replica boats and hands-on activities for explorers of all ages. We have rotating and permanent exhibitions related to both the local history of Lewis & Clark and the national journey. $7 per person. Rotating activities include all the endeavors of the Corps of Discovery: mapmaking, journaling, drawing, nature observation, carpentry, boat building, and more. Visitors can also hike on beautiful trails by the Rivanna River.
- Child Friendly:
- Address: Darden Towe Park
- Location: Lewis and Clark Exploratory Center
- Dates: May 13, 2017
On Saturday, May 13, 2017, we're celebrating our first year at the new Center in Darden Towe Park. It will be a family event with cake and non-alcoholic drinks; traditional music; and a tour of our new exhibition, "Unlock History!" more