Choose from a spectacular, fulldome show in state-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium; hands-on, interactive, science exhibits; or one of our award-winning programs like daily Science Live! demonstrations, 3D Printing Workshops, ScienceQuest Camps, Science Cafes, and other special events.

  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

 OPEN DAILY: Mon-Sun,10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 CLOSED: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day, and Christmas Day

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Innovation Incubator Maker Labs


Step into the Innovation Incubator (I2) to explore high-tech maker tools while dreaming up incredible ideas and watching them come to life! Discover the magic of 3D printers, learn how to write code, and even explore how to recycle old electronics into something brand new in our permanent maker space. All of our I2 Maker Labs are designed for ages 10 and up.

Please note: I2 Maker Lab tickets must be purchased in conjunction with membership or general admission tickets. It is only necessary to purchase a lab ticket for participants; accompanying parent, if not participating, does not need to purchase a separate lab ticket.

MAKE IT: Conductive Sewing

Thursday, Apr. 19, at 10:15 a.m.

The future of sewing is here. In this new lab, we'll explore the basics of circuits while testing out some Makey Makey kits, learn more about conductive materials and how we can incorporate them into clothing, and get a crash course on hand-sewing techniques! You'll even get to make your own conductive patch design to take home.
COST: Members: $8 per participant; Non-Members: $10 per participant + general admission


Other Upcoming Sessions:

April 22 & 29 (3:15pm); May 17 & June 14 (10:15am)
Follow the links above and click "other dates" to purchase your tickets early.


CODE IT: Spirograph Keychain

Thursday, May 3, at 10:15 a.m.

Learn how coding applies to your everyday life while exploring the basics of Python, a widely-used programming language, to create a custom engraved wooden spirograph keychain with our high-tech laser cutter. Through this lab, you'll be introduced to IDLE (Integrated Development and Learning Environment) and the "Turtle" library.
COST: Members: $5 per student; Non-Members: $8 per student


Other Upcoming Sessions:

May 24 & June 2 (10:15am)
Follow the links above and click "other dates" to purchase your tickets early.

PRINT IT: Geometric Planters

Thursday, May 10, at 10:15 a.m.

Explore the basics of 3D printing technologies and their real-world applications, learn how to use TinkerCAD to design 3D models, and design your own geometry-inspired flower pot or choose to create another awesome project in this special lab. Please Note: Due to the time required print projects, attendees will receive their final 3D printed project in the mail. 
COST: Members: $12 per student; Non-Members: $15 per student


Other Upcoming Sessions:

May 12, June 7 & June 9 (10:15am)
Follow the links above and click "other dates" to purchase your tickets early.


Limited space available. Subject change.

800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203
Hours: 10:00am - 5:00pm
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