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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Adventure Science Center, TierPoint collaborate on special program for two Nashville groups

New program provides transportation, special experiences and a chance to explore the Science Center for members of Watkins Park Community Center and Preston Taylor Ministries on July 22 Nashville, Tenn., July 20, 2017 —Creative learning at an informal science education institution like Adventure Science Center is paramount to the learning experience. Increasing research shows that science learned outside the classroom positively affects a student’s achievement in the... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 7/20/17 | 0 comments

Construction of New Virtual Reality Experience at Adventure Science Center

Opening Aug. 19 th to Eclipse Festival & Viewing Party indoor ticketholders only, Science Center remodels space to house new, 6-room VR installation created in partnership with VR development company, BlackBox Simulations Nashville, Tenn., July 19, 2017 —On Aug. 19, Adventure Science Center will open Nashville’s first, large-scale, public, virtual reality installation with custom-designed experiences created in partnership with Nashville developers, BlackBox Simulations... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 7/19/17 | 0 comments

Adventure Science Center flashes back to the 1980s for upcoming Way Late Play Date

Beer. Science. Pop Culture. Next adults-only night to feature volcanoes, eclipses and Space Invaders on July 27 Nashville, Tenn., July 18, 2017 —What do fanny packs, Run-D.M.C., and the Internet have in common? They all got their start in the 1980s. Adventure Science Center (ASC) is flashing back to explore some of the “totally gnarly” science behind the era for their next adults-only Way Late Play Date on Thursday, July 27. Tickets to the event are available at ... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 7/18/17 | 0 comments

Adventure Science Center explores climate change through traveling exhibition on loan from Chicago's Field Museum

Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural Disasters opens Saturday, June 24 Nashville, Tenn., June 13, 2017— Climate change has dominated the national conversation among politicians, scientists, and average Americans with increasing frequency over the past decade, and the current administration's position on the topic has fostered questions and concerns across the nation. In response, Adventure Science Center (ASC) is providing climate change science resources and programming to the... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 6/13/17 | 0 comments

NASA Solar Scientist to Speak at Adventure Science Center on Thursday, June 15

NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Mitzi Adams to discuss features of the Sun, eclipses and research efforts for the upcoming total solar eclipse Nashville, Tenn., June 12, 2017 —As part of their ongoing, special  Eclipse Speaker Series , Adventure Science Center (ASC) will host a free evening of talk and discussion on Thursday, June 15, at 6:30 p.m.  The speaker will be Mitzi Adams, a solar scientist at  NASA Marshall Space Flight Center  (MSFC),... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 6/12/17 | 0 comments

Science is a Slam Dunk with GSK Science in the Summer™

Adventure Science Center brings free science classes to local schools for a third consecutive summer Nashville, Tenn., June 9, 2017 —Slam dunks, home runs and field goals all have the same thing in common, the thrill of science in motion. This summer, students in the Nashville area will explore the science behind their favorite sports when GSK Science in the Summer™ returns for its third year led by Adventure Science Center’s (ASC) team of science educators. GSK Science... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 6/9/17 | 0 comments
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