Field Studies

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) 890-2300Space available in March!

Engineers Week

Feb. 17-21

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 admissionMore info»

Wine & Whiskey + Shakesbeer

May 15  |  4:00 p.m. – 7:00 pm

In 2021, Discovery Center is going uncorked and untapped! We’re combining Wine & Whiskey and Shakesbeer to organize one of the most extensive tasting experiences of the year.  Must be 21 or older to attend. Proceeds benefit the Discovery Center! Tickets & info»