PLAN YOUR ADVENTURE

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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Outdoor Programming

A limited number of FREE programs are available! Reserve yours today.

STEP INTO THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Currently available for Grades 4-8

Galactic Gardens, our new outdoor learning space, provides the perfect setting to explore environmental, conservation and sustainability concepts with your students. 

COST: $3 per student for STEM Learning Labs; $2 per student for Demonstrations

Inclement Weather Policy: A full refund is offered for programs not completed due to inclement weather – such as rain, snow, lightning, tornados, earthquakes, and extreme weather events – at the discretion of Adventure Science Center staff. Please be sure to consider the possibility of inclement weather and ask about alternative options for your field trip.

What to Bring: Students should wear closed toed shoes for all outdoor programs. Students may bring coats, hats, sunglasses, or water bottles, and Adventure Science Center staff will provide storage for these items. EpiPens are permissible and should be carried by a teacher in the case of an allergic reaction.


 

PROTECT YOUR POLLINATORS

50-minute STEM Learning Lab

Get your students out in the garden observing pollinators in action in this hands-on lab! Practice observing pollinators and the flowers they seek, as well as learn about the importance of pollinators to ecology and sustainability.

WHAT'S THE BUZZ?

25-minute Demonstration

Why the buzz about the bees? This interactive demonstration teaches students about the process of pollination from the anther to the stigma. Learn about the adaptations of different pollinators and the flowers they visit.


 

SPRAWLING SPECIES

50-minute STEM Learning Lab

Meet a native ambassador and understand the threats natives face from invasive species. How can we spot invasive species and stop their sprawl? Learn why invasive species threaten biodiversity and survey an area for space invaders!

SPACE INVADERS

25-minute Demonstration

Discover the difference between a native species and an invasive species in this interactive demonstration! Meet a native ambassador face to face and play a game to explore the consequences of introducing a new species into an established habitat.

800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203
615-862-5160
Hours: 10:00am - 5:00pm
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