• Museum Announcement

    Monday, Aug. 14  |  10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Museum will be closed for scheduled maintenance and will reopen the following day Tuesday, Aug. 15, at 10 a.m.

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    Tennessee STEAM Festival

    October 12 – 22 2017

    The Tennessee STEAM Festival is a celebration of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) unlike anything ever seen in the state of Tennessee. It’s a community festival, founded by Discovery Center, spanning across East, Middle and West Tennessee that will raise awareness and build interest in learning across different ages, neighborhoods and education levels.

  • Big League Fun


    Get in the game! Big League Fun is 2,000 square-feet of hands-on discovery featuring fun baseball activities, simulated game experiences, and trivia challenges that encourage important educational concepts for children and engage fans of all ages. Exhibit runs May 20 – Sept. 10, 2017.

  • 2017 Camp Registration Now Open!

    Reserve a spot now, before they fill up:

    Summer: May 30 – Aug. 4

  • Upcoming Events!

    Visit our Programs & Events page for a complete list.

    Minion Mania

    Saturday, July 29  |  10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Free solar glasses for the eclipse

    Sunday, July 30