Nashville Field Trips to Adventure Science Center

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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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Virtual Field Trip Options

Livestream Demonstration, which includes a 10-15 minute Q&A after the demo with a learning specialist for $150.00. 

Pre-recorded video of Demonstration with no Live Q&A for $100. 

A fee of $50.00 will be added for each additional group of 30 students. 

Demonstrations:
All demonstrations are up to 30 minutes. 


Matter Matters - Prepare for a rocking road trip as we journey across four states of matter and find out what makes them so unique. (Grades K-2)

Life on Earth - Join us on a science safari through the food web. (Grades K-2) 

Galaxy Gazers - Calling all stargazers to learn how telescopes explore the night sky. (Grades K-2) 

Cooking Up A "Storm" - Learn the secret ingredients behind the wildest weather on Earth. Then, batten down the hatches as our giant Tesla Coil cooks up a storm before your very eyes. (Grades 3-8)

Space Exploration - Strap in for dazzling experiments as we blast off into space! (Grades 3-5) 

Get Fired Up - Feel the heat as we strike up some sparks and blow things up! (Grades 3-12)

Chemistry is a Blast - Grab your gloves and goggles as we explore chemistry's explosive side. From the fizziest, foamiest, "Don't-try-this-at-home" experiments around. (Grades 6-8) 

Sound of Science - From good vibrations to bizarre tricks of the mind, join us on tour through the sound of Music City. (Grades 3-8) 

Live Dissections- One 60 minute dissection and live Q&A $150.00 per link. 

Options for Specimens:

  • Squid 
  • Fetal Pig 
  • Cow Eye 
  • Starfish

Planetarium Show (Stars)  One link to view the 24-minute show and a scheduled live Q&A with a learning specialist. The cost is $150 for the link and lecture and is meant for one class of up to 30 students.

DIY- Guided Lessons  

 Pre-recorded DIY - One 45 minute to 1-hour lesson with materials found at home for a cost of $100. 

 Livestream - One 45 minute to a 1-hour lesson taught live by a learning specialist with materials found at home for a cost of $150.00 per link. 

Lab choices:
Planet Hunters - Using your computer, we will walk you through how to become an astronomer and hunt for planets in the Universe. This lesson will utilize the TESS website. 

Disaster Design - In this engineering challenge, ASC will provide a set of instructions and challenge you to save the day! Materials needed: tape, cups, string, and any other craft material you have around your house.

The Great Paper Airplane - In this DIY lesson, flight is the name of the game. Designing and engineering the best paper airplane is your mission. Materials: paper & paperclips. 

Hurricane Hunters - Strap in and hold on tight as you join a hurricane hunter mission with NOAA to track and trace a hurricane about to hit the shore. Materials: paper, colored pencils, and a printout of the provided worksheet. 

Ethogram Study - Become a zoologist for a day! This lesson will have you observing animals from the comfort of your own home. Materials: pencil or pen, computer, and a printout of the provided worksheet. 

More coming soon! 

Please email Reservations@adventuresci.org for booking or more information about virtual or on site programming.