Discovery Center provides fun and effective informal learning experiences that meld with classroom learning. The exhibits and staff-led activities are designed to complement the standards-based curriculum. Programs include a 60-minute field study plus museum exploration. To book your program, call (615) 890-2300. Space available in March!
Select Dates Throughout February
Join us for special programs and activities commemorating African American pioneers of science and invention as we explore rockets, compressed air, carbon filaments, lightbulbs and heart surgery! We’ll be celebrating the contributions to scientific progress by Lonnie Johnson, Lewis Latimer, Daniel Hale Williams and Mae Jemison. Included with admission. More info»
Join us at our celebration of all things engineering! Learn about the first female winner of the Gran Prix, Ewy Rosqvist, with a special giveaway from Mercedes/Mattel. Test drive with Mattel tracks and stop by all week long to design, build, and test your own engineered creations! Programs will be presented at 11 a.m. each day. Included with admission. More info»
Friday, March 6 | 5:30 p.m.
Surrounded by the Murfree Spring Wetlands, this 7th annual fine wine & whiskey event features 150+ exceptional local and crafted wines, fine whiskeys, and spirits provided by Stones River Total Beverages. Must be 21 or older to attend. Proceeds benefit the Discovery Center! Tickets & info»