8th Avenue / Melrose

Adventure Science Center

Prepare to journey to the outer reaches of the universe in Space Chase, discover the amazing systems of the human body in BodyQuest or scale the seven...

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About This Spot

From the biggest celestial bodies to the tiniest molecules on Earth, learn, explore and discover together at Adventure Science Center. We deliver innovative, dynamic learning experiences that open minds to the wonders of science and technology.

Feel like an astronaut as you fly through simulated weightlessness in Space Chase. Step into the Virtual Reality studio to see the giants that once roamed our planet. Fight off an army of germs with Lieutenant Lymphocyte in BodyQuest’s laser target game. Even climb through the science center’s roof to see the best view of the downtown Nashville skyline.

Adventure Science Center is also home to the state-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium. Featuring a hybrid system that is unparalleled throughout the United States, get swept away with wonders of the night sky, cutting edge science, and stunning journeys across our planet, galaxy, and beyond.

Accessibility
Mobility Needs Sensory Needs Hearing Needs Financial Needs Other Needs Accessibility Initiatives
Features
Amenities
Wireless Internet
Smoke Free
Group Rates
Military Discounts
Government Discounts
AARP Discounts
AAA Discounts
Comped Bus Parking
Admission Fee
Varies
Hours
10am - 5pm Daily, 10am-10pm every Second Saturday
Meeting Spaces
Meeting Spaces
Name Banquet Capacity Ceiling Height Classroom Capacity Group Capacity Level Maximum Capacity Meeting Capacity Number of Sub-rooms Private Dining Capacity Reception Capacity Room Dimensions Square Footage Theatre Capacity Venue Capacity
Jack Wood Hall 144 - - - - 3000 100 - - 200 - 2860 200 -
All Center - - - - - 3000 - - - 2500 - - - -
Space Chase 300 - - - - 3000 - - - 500 - - - -
Sudekum Planetarium - - - - - 3000 166 - - 200 - - - -
Space Chase - 1st Floor 175 - - - - - - - - 250 - 9000 - -
Space Chase - 2nd Floor 125 - - - - - - - - 250 - 600 - -
Lobby - - - - - - - - - - - 4146 - -
Green Classroom - - - - - - 24 - - - - - 36 -
Yellow Classroom - - - - - - 24 - - - - - 36 -
Blue Classroom - - - - - - 24 - - - - - 36 -