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, Christmas Day, and March 30, 2019 for MAD Bash

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Membership Levels


Apollo - $49

Admits one (1) adult per visit.


Gemini - $79

Admits one (1) adult and one (1) guest of any age per visit.

GeminiGemini + Caregiver

Voyager - $109

Admits one (1) or two (2) adults and all children or grandchildren (ages 2-18) in the household per visit.

VoyagerVoyager + Caregiver

Endeavour - $149

Admits one (1) or two (2) adults, all children or grandchildren (ages 2-18) in the household, and two (2) guests per visit.

EndeavourEndeavour + Caregiver

Explorers Society

Carver - $250

Admits one (1) or two (2) adults, all children or grandchildren (ages 2-18) in the household, and up to four (4) guests per visit, plus unlimited tickets to the Sudekum Planetarium*.

CarverCarver + Caregiver

Franklin - $500

Admits one (1) or two (2) adults, all children or grandchildren (ages 2-18) in the household, and up to eight (8) guests per visit, plus unlimited tickets to the Sudekum Planetarium*.

FranklinFranklin + Caregiver

*Includes planetarium shows during normal business hours, Second Saturday shows (except fulldome features) and laser shows. Excludes special planetarium programming, such as Yoga Under the Stars and Romance in the Stars.

Subsidized Memberships

Families and individuals that participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, WIC) and the Families First/Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program are eligible for a subsidized membership. Our Curiosity level can only be purchased in person at the Guest Services desk. Learn more»

Curiosity - $29

Admits one (1) or two (2) adults and all children (ages 2-18) in the household per visit.


All Adventure Science Center members enjoy:

  • FREE General Admission for one year
  • FREE Parking
  • FREE or discounted admission to 300+ ASTC museums»
  • Half-price Sudekum Planetarium tickets
  • Member Priority Check-In (peak times)
  • Invitations to Member-exclusive Previews and Events»
  • Discounts on ScienceQuest Camps, Early Explorers, Way Late Play Date events, and more
  • Subscription to monthly e-newsletter
  • 10% discount in Gift Shop*

*Please note: Discounts cannot be applied to Rubik's® Cube merchandise.

More Information:

Caregiver Add-On

$25 – Allows one unnamed adult to accompany your child(ren) under your membership when you aren’t present.
Learn more in our Membership FAQ»

Affinity Discounts

Only available for purchase in person at our Membership or Guest Services Desk.

Adventure Science Center offers a $10 Affinity Discount on standard level and Explorer Society memberships for TN Educators, Seniors (65+), Active/Reserve/Retired Military, Active First Responders, and TN College Students. Proof of eligibility is required at the time of membership donation or renewal. One discount per membership. Discount does not apply to Discovery Society memberships, Adventure Access memberships, add-on options, gift memberships, or the current discount offer and may not be used in combination with another offer/discount.


Tax Deductible Amounts

Membership Level Tax Deductible Amount
Apollo $49
Galileo $79
Voyager $109
Endeavour $149
Carver $250
Franklin $500

Note About Memberships

Memberships are non-refundable, and cannot be transferred or canceled before expiration. Photo ID required each visit to receive membership benefits. Memberships are not valid with camp-ins, field trips, or group reservations. Memberships represent one household; members from separate households must obtain separate memberships.  Only two adults of the same household may use the membership. Memberships are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Please visit our Membership Policies page»

Membership policies, benefits and prices subject to change without notice.

Further Questions?
Please contact the Membership Office at

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