Daily:
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Exceptions:
– Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day and Christmas Day
– Closing at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, for MAD Bash: Science of Taste

Map of ASC

Nashville MTA Bus Routes – Schedules and Maps
8th Avenue South
Midtown

Driving Directions

Traveling West on I-40:
(from Nashville International Airport, Knoxville)

  • Take Exit 210C (2nd Ave / 4th Ave)
  • Turn left on 4th Avenue South
  • Go past City Cemetery, then turn right on Chestnut Street
  • Turn right at first stop sign to stay on Chestnut Street
  • Go past Greer Stadium, then turn right on Fort Negley Boulevard
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your right

Traveling East on I-40:
(from Dickson, Jackson, Memphis)

  • Take Exit 210C (2nd Ave / 4th Ave)
  • Turn right on 4th Avenue South
  • Go past City Cemetery, then turn right on Chestnut Street
  • Turn right at first stop sign to stay on Chestnut Street
  • Go past Greer Stadium, then turn right on Fort Negley Boulevard
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your right

Traveling South on I-65:
(from Kentucky)

  • After I-24 joins with I-65, stay left to continue on I-24 East (Exit 86)
  • On I-24 East, take Exit 50B (right lanes) to I-40 West
  • Take Exit 210C (2nd Ave / 4th Ave)
  • Turn left on 4th Avenue South
  • Go past City Cemetery, then turn right on Chestnut Street
  • Turn right at first stop sign to stay on Chestnut Street
  • Go past Greer Stadium, then turn right on Fort Negley Boulevard
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your right

Traveling North on I-65:
(from Franklin, Columbia, Birmingham)

  • Take Exit 81 (Wedgewood Avenue)
  • Turn left on Wedgewood Avenue
  • At next traffic light, turn right on 8th Avenue South
  • At next traffic light, turn right on Chestnut Street
  • Turn left on Fort Negley Boulevard (just before Greer Stadium)
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your right

Traveling West on I-24:
(from Murfreesboro, Chattanooga, Atlanta)

  • Take Exit 53 (I-440 West, towards Memphis)
  • Take Exit 5 (I-65 North, towards Nashville)
  • Take Exit 81 (Wedgewood Avenue)
  • Turn left on Wedgewood Avenue
  • At next traffic light, turn right on 8th Avenue South
  • At next traffic light, turn right on Chestnut Street
  • Turn left on Fort Negley Boulevard (just before Greer Stadium)
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your right

Traveling East on I-24:
(from Kentucky)

  • After I-65 joins with I-24, merge left to continue on I-24 East (Exit 86)
  • Take Exit 50B (right lanes) to I-40 West
  • Take Exit 210C (2nd Ave / 4th Ave)
  • Turn left on 4th Avenue South
  • Go past City Cemetery, then turn right on Chestnut Street
  • Turn right at first stop sign to stay on Chestnut Street
  • Go past Greer Stadium, then turn right on Fort Negley Boulevard
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your right

From Downtown Nashville:

  • Take 8th Avenue South to Chestnut Street
  • Turn left on Chestnut Street
  • Turn left on Fort Negley Boulevard (just before Greer Stadium)
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your right

Alternate Route from 4th Avenue South (Exit 210C from I-40):

  • Turn right on Oak Street, beside City Cemetery entrance
  • Go about 500 yards, then the road turns sharply to the right and becomes 6th Avenue
  • Immediately turn left to stay on Oak Street
  • Oak Street becomes Fort Negley Boulevard
  • Adventure Science Center will be on your left

Free on-site parking.