BACKYARD BUG HOTEL, with Bethany Caldwell


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

 We are open Thursdays - Mondays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., allowing limited guests enter the museum per hour. We strongly encourage buying your tickets in advance.
We will be closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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DIY Science

We are proud to offer fun DIY science experiments the whole family can enjoy! We hope you'l have fun digging into the subjects below, and we can't wait to see you at the museum.

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BACKYARD BUG HOTEL, with Bethany Caldwell

There are hundreds of types of bugs to discover right in your own backyard or neighborhood park! From lightning bugs to spiders, caterpillars to butterflies, you can create your own bug hotel with this fun DIY project with Bethany!


Posted by Courtney Cotton at 9:00 AM