Marvel at ancient artifacts. Gain insight into the culture of our state’s inhabitants. Peruse original collections. Discover the Secret City. Great things happen when curiosities are aroused and minds are stimulated!

Take an trip to NashvilleAdventure Science Center—three floors with engaging interactive exhibits that fire the imagination. Uncover the history behind the Manhattan Project and the Secret City in American Museum of Science & Energy. Look into deep waters in East Tennessee at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies or the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga.

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

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CTI 3-D Giant Theater, located in Memphis Pink Palace Theater, features natural, historical & cultural exhibits of the Mid-South. Discover the creatures that inhabited West Tennessee 70 million years ago at Coon Creek Science Center. Dont miss Union CityDiscovery Park of America where you can experience motion simulators, stand amazed at giant skeletons and visualize military history. 


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