Amazement Square, The Rightmire Children's Museum

Amazement Square, The Rightmire Children's Museum is dedicated to motivating children and adults of all backgrounds toward greater creativity and understanding of themselves and the world through hands-on learning.

The Museum's exhibits and educational programs encourage all participants to explore the arts and humanities, culture, science, technology and their interdisciplinary relationships.

Located in the historic J.W. Wood Building in downtown Lynchburg, Amazement Square offers four, spacious floors of interactive exhibitions, workshops and educational programming. Amazement Tower, a meandering tangle of pathways, tunnels, illuminating stairs and glass elevator, connects all the Museums exhibitions, and is the tallest indoor, interactive climbing structure in the United States.

Tuesday - Saturday: 10-5
Sunday: 1-5
Closed Mondays, except when noted.

Free for museum members and children under the age of 2!
$9: Admission (age 2-59)
$6: Seniors (age 60  years)
$6: Groups (10 or more guests with 2 days advance notice upon availability)

Through the Sponsored Admission Program, families are invited to enjoy Family Fun Night the second Saturday of every month from 4:00 to 7:00 pm when admission is just $3.

Ample parking available around museum. Please note the train still operates on the tracks below the museum.  We ask that you notice the handicap parking area in front of the museum.