Adventure Science Center

Address: 800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203 Contact Email: info@adventuresci.org Phone: (615) 862-5160
#Adventure Science Center is an independent, not-for-profit educational institution dedicated to igniting curiosity and inspiring the lifelong discovery of science since 1945.

Ignite your curiosity at Adventure Science Center – where a world of interactive exhibits that inspire imagination and discovery for visitors of all ages is waiting. The Center features nearly 200 hands-on exhibits focused on biology, physics, visual perception, listening, mind, air and space, energy and Earth science. Explore a day in the life of an astronaut in our Space Chase exhibit, where you can experience the effects of zero gravity and discover the relationships between the planets. Step into the award-winning BodyQuest exhibit, where you'll experience health like you've never seen it before! Take part in Body Battles, featuring a laser target gallery that demonstrates how the immune system works, or observe the path of food through the body. The Adventure Tower is a pillar of imagination, packed with exciting scientific exploration. From learning how to lift a car without breaking a sweat to crawling through a beating heart, it all ends with our spectacular view of downtown Nashville at the top of this seven story Tower. Don’t forget to catch a show in the Sudekum Planetarium! The programs shown in the planetarium spotlight various topics from the birth of the universe to the history of the space program. It's a one-of-a-kind fulldome digital experience! 

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I-65 Wedgewood Exit (81). West on Wedgewood; R on 8th; R on Chestnut; L on Ft Negley.


City: Nashville, TN
Region: Middle Tennessee
Subregion: Nashville & Surrounding Areas

Admission Rates:
$13 Adults (age 13+), $11 Child (age 2-12), Children under 2 free. Senior and military discounts available. Planetarium tickets $6 ($3 for members)

Senior Citizen Discount, Group Discount, Other Discounts, Military Discount, Active Military, Student Discount

Payment Types Accepted:
Visa, Cash, MasterCard, AMEX

Hours Open:
Daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Dates Closed:
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day