Welcome to OVMoD!

 
events

Watch for our events throughout the community!


 
STEAM

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


 
new home!

Stay tuned for updates.


 
contact us

director@ovmod.org

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



 
field trips

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meet the museum

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


 
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Upcoming Events


Apr
23
Tue
Teen Science Café – Vicky Kent (Drones) @ Athens Public Library
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Apr
27
Sat
Ohio University Ed Tech Conference @ Ohio University McCracken Hall
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
May
9
Thu
Raise a Stem for STEAM! @ Athens Uncorked
May 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us and raise a glass to support the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery at Athens Uncorked on May 9 from 5-7pm! Museum staff and board members will be available to chat about OVMoD and our vision for the future. Bring a friend and challenge them to a fun table game. Swing by after work and invite your colleagues! Proceeds will help to fund quality STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, & Mathematics) programming throughout Southeast Ohio.

May
14
Tue
Teen Science Café – John Sabraw @ Athens Public Library
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Jun
5
Wed
DiscoveryLab at the Library: PuppetPalooza Movie Making @ Coolville Public Library
Jun 5 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jun
6
Thu
DiscoveryLab: Makers @ Ohio University Clippinger Laboratories Room 035
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery


To inspire visitors of all ages to explore and discover the world through interactive exhibits and creative experiences.



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