Admission and Tickets - Adventure Science Center Nashville


Choose from a spectacular, fulldome show in state-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium; hands-on, interactive exhibits; or one of our award-winning programs like daily Science Live! demonstrations, 3D printing workshops, summer camps and more!

  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

 Open daily from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and until 9 p.m. every second Saturday of the month.
Closed on September 9 - 10, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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Admission and Tickets




Admission / Show Combo (Best Value) Exhibit Admission
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Adult (13-64) $24 $18 $9 $6
Youth (2-12) $19 $14 $8 $6
Free 1/2 off 1/2 off





Children under the age of 16

MUST BE SUPERVISED by an adult at all times.

Apply your tickets to membership

Did you love your experience at ASC? Apply your general admission tickets to a new membership. It’s easy, all we need is your receipt.

Bring your receipt to the ASC Membership desk or give us a call at (615) 401 - 5057. 

ASTC Passport Program

If you’re a member of an Association of Science-Technology Center (ASTC) institution located more than 90 miles from Adventure Science Center—and you reside more than 90 miles from ASC—you are eligible for free general admission for up to two adults and four children under 18 living in the same household. You must present your science center’s membership card, which includes ASTC logo, along with photo ID to receive this benefit. Learn more»



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Special rates available for school groups, community and tour operator groups of 20 or more with three-week advance reservation. For details, see our Group Rates below.


We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club. We do not accept personal checks.

Sudekum Planetarium

Please note – Membership or General Admission tickets are required for entry into the Sudekum Planetarium. Tickets to the Sudekum Planetarium are non-refundable.




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General Admission
Seniors (65+) $16
Military w/ ID* $16
Military Youth (2-12)* $12
TN Teachers w/ ID* FREE
College Students w/ ID* $16
First Responders w/ ID* $16


Twilight Special 

We want to make sure you have the time you need to explore all we have to offer. When you purchase a general admission ticket onsite two hours before we close, you can enjoy FREE ADMISSION the next day! Just show your receipt to take advantage of this special opportunity.

Twilight Special cannot be combined with other offers, discounts, or group rates.

*Discount Policies:

Tennessee teachers (pre-K through 12th grade) and Tennessee Independent Home School teachers receive free admission by showing a valid school ID or a copy of the current Intent to Home School form submitted to their local school district.  Active Duty, Retiree or Reservist Military receive discounted admission by showing a valid ID card (DD Form 2 or 2A), Discharge Papers (DD-214) or Military Dependent ID card (for spouse or children of Active Duty Military personnel). Tennessee College Students receive discounted admission by showing a current school photo ID. First Responders (police, firefighters, and paramedics) receive discounted admission by showing their valid ID card. PLEASE NOTE: Discounts apply only to onsite ticket purchases and to the individual (not their guests or family) unless noted above. Discounts cannot be combined with other offers, discounts, or group rates.

To learn about our Curiosity membership for families participating in SNAP, WIC or TANF, click here»


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Due to the COVID-19 situation, we are closed until further notice. Summer camps will still be in session, starting on June 15. Learn how you can support the museum during our closure here.

800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203
Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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