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Virginia Museum of Transportation hosts Roanoke Steam Day for students K-12

Kids at Virginia Museum of Transportation experience hands-on activities

ROANOKE, Va.

It was a day of free learning for kids at the Virginia Museum of Transportation.

The museum, along with other organizations, hosted Roanoke Steam Day where home-schooled and public school students got to experience hands-on activities involving science technology, engineering, arts and mathematics.

“I learned a ton about automobiles. I love this place. I could spend a whole day here,” said participant Wesley Lee.

Roanoke Steam Day is the school preview day for the Virginia Tech Science Festival, which happens Nov. 4.