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  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

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Your resource for press releases and news about Nashville’s favorite place to discover the wonders of science.

Celebrate Independence Day the Adventure Science Center Way

Annual 4th of July celebration returns Nashville, Tenn., March 21, 2017 —Named one of the top 10 fireworks displays in 2016, Nashville’s Let Freedom Sing Independence Day celebration has grown to be one of the largest in the nation. With that designation comes crowds causing traffic and parking headaches, but Adventure Science Center has the answer to those woes with a space safe for families to escape the hassle of the downtown festivities – a celebration with... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 3/21/17 | 0 comments

Adventure Science Center Offering Discounts on Memberships to Celebrate Five New Permanent Exhibits, New Programs and New Spaces

$10 OFF all memberships now through April 9 Nashville, Tenn., March 16, 2017 —With exciting changes at Adventure Science Center and the upcoming Total Solar Eclipse , there’s never been a better time to join. From now until April 9, the Science Center is celebrating this revitalization by offering $10 OFF new memberships purchased on site at the Science Center or online (enter the code NEW2017 at checkout). Over the last six months, Adventure Science Center has been... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 3/16/17 | 0 comments

Get a Breath of Fresh Air in Adventure Science Center’s NEW Galactic Gardens

Special activities to highlight new outdoor learning space at public opening on March 18 Nashville, Tenn., March 8, 2017 —On Saturday, March 18, Adventure Science Center will celebrate the opening of a new outdoor learning space for students and visitors alike – the Galactic Gardens . Featuring the Cornerstone Financial Credit Union Amphitheater and a rain garden planted with species native to Tennessee, the space provides visitors an opportunity to step into the great... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 3/9/17 | 0 comments

Adventure Science Center’s MAD Bash fundraiser this Saturday

Signature fundraiser to feature wickedly-infused cocktails, delectable taste pairings, and the “sense-ational” Science of Taste on March 4 Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 28, 2017 —This Saturday, Adventure Science Center is transforming into a mad scientist’s flavor laboratory for the second annual  MAD Bash  signature fundraiser, presented by RED Spirits & Wine. From 6:30 to 10:30 p.m., attendees can tantalize their taste buds with wickedly-infused... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 2/28/17

15th Annual Engineering Day showcases local engineers and their current projects, offers insight into engineering careers

Adventure Science Center engineering-themed event to be held on Saturday, Feb. 25 Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 16, 2017 —Robots battling robots. Parachutes falling from the sky. Buildings rising into cities. All of these have one thing in common… engineering. On Saturday, Feb. 25, Adventure Science Center will host its 15 th  annual  Engineering Day  celebration to connect local engineers and their amazing projects to the public. Guests can learn about the... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 2/16/17

Medicinal, Poisonous Plants to be highlighted at Wicked Plants Celebration on Saturday

Tennessee Center for Botanical Medicine Research, Tennessee Poison Center to make appearances at Adventure Science Center Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 13, 2017 —In the botanical world, many plants can act as both friend or foe to humans depending on the application. This Saturday, Feb. 18, Adventure Science Center will explore these plants with a little help from the experts. After exploring the macabre world of  Wicked Plants: The Exhibit , guests can expand their knowledge of... Read More
Posted by Molly Hornbuckle at 2/13/17