Art Museum of Western VA  342.5760 - Permanent collections of 19th and 20th century American art, American prints, works by regional artists, regional decorative arts, Appalachian folk art.
Blue Ridge Parkway  857.2490 - Runs North-South at the Eastern edge of the Roanoke Valley, along the spine of the mountains.
City (Farmer's) Market - Opened in 1882, located downtown on Market Square; includes shops, restaurants, seasonal fresh fruits & vegetables.
Dixie Caverns & Pottery  380.2085 - Guided tours of the still-growing caverns; various gift shops, pottery, camping facilities.
History Museum of Western VA  342.5770 - Tracing 10,000 years in 10,000 square feet of displays, the museum presents mankind's impact on Western VA.
Mill Mountain Zoo & Roanoke Star  343.3241 - Exhibits 45 species of exotic and native animals on a beautiful mountaintop site overlooking the Roanoke Valley below. The Star is touted as one of the world's largest man-made stars and gives Roanoke its name as "The Star City".
Natural Bridge  291.2121 - One of the original Seven Natural Wonders of the World; a massive arch joining two mountains; there are caverns, a lodge, restaurant, souvenir shopping, swimming, & camping.
Peaks of Otter  586.1081 - Great hikes, an inviting lodge, a beautiful lake, and scenic views galore.
Science Museum of Western VA & Hopkins Planetarium  342.5710 - Interactive exhibits that explore the wonders of science. Hopkins Planetarium features programs related to stars, planets & galaxies.
Smith Mountain Lake  676.8203 - 500 miles of shoreline; 20,000 acres of water. Watersports, golf, waterfront restaurant, gift/antique shop.
Virginia Museum of Transportation  342.5670 - A history of world transportation emphasizing American railroading.
Virginia's Explore Park  427.1800 - Western Virginia's premier recreational & educational park.