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, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 CLOSED: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day

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soundBox: the convergence of science and sound


In this immersive, new exhibit, you'll explore sound and music in 15 active, hands on and social experiences - while celebrating Nashville’s Music City roots. Conduct the Nashville Symphony, visualize sound waves, test your vocal skills, jam out in augmented reality and more!

Esta exhibición también es completamente bilingüe para nuestros huéspedes de habla hispana.

soundBox is included with general admission - come explore with us!





Introducing, soundBox live!

Adventure Science Center wouldn't be Music City's science museum without some music!

We are proud to announce new music events for 2019 and 2020 at ASC. From after-hours adult concerts to family-friendly free events, we will be bringing you a wide variety of music from some amazing partners!

January performances

Happy NOON Year!
Tuesday, December 31 - 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Big Head Cartoon (Caricatures and Live Music)  9:30-11:30am

Friday, January 3 - 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund Presents:

Clifford Koufman (West African drums and percussion) 

Friday, January 10 - 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund Present:

Roy Agee (tuba and banjo)

Friday, January 24 - 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund Present:

Kirby Shelstad (tabla drum and group hand percussion)

Saturday, January 25 - 10:30 & 11:30 a.m.

The Puppet Truck and Wishing Chair Productions Presents:

Lorraine (musical marionette show featuring Ketch Secor)

Saturday, January 25 - 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.

The Little Art House in i2 (puppet art project)

Thursday, January 30 - 10:30 a.m.

AFM 257 and Music Performance Trust Fund Present

John Rodrigue (drum kit with cymbals and small percussion instruments)

Friday, January 31 - 10:30 a.m.

National Museum of African American Music Presents:

“From Nothing to Something” - This series is designed to educate youth and adults about how people of different cultures created instruments with limited resources by memory. Replicas of these instruments were literally made out nothing (household items or natural materials) and were used to create something wonderful – music.


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