Welcome to OVMoD!


Watch for our events throughout the community as we prepare our new location:

67 Columbus Road, Athens, OH 45701


STEAM-based (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) exhibits and presentations.

field trips

Classes will discover standards-based lessons by experienced educators and play time in the exhibit space! Schedule today!

contact us


740.908.6446 (OHIO)

PO Box 70, The Plains 45780

volunteer @ OVMoD

We rely on our volunteers to help us every week! Email us to learn more: volunteer@ovmod.org


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new home!

Our generous donors and supporters are helping us to open our new location in 2017! Stay tuned for updates.

meet the museum

Experienced staff, a dedicated Board of Directors, caring volunteers, and a supportive community – learn more about us!

birthday parties

2 hours with your friends

2 experienced museum staff

Best Birthday Ever!

Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery

Inspiring visitors of all ages to explore and discover the world we live in through interactive exhibits and creative experiences.

Help us Grow...

Your tax-deductible donations support our efforts to bring world-class museum exhibits and programming to our community.