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Adventure Science Center

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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It was OK!

We are from STL and use to our free very large science center. So to have to pay for an OK one was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Farmington, Missouri
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A favorite spot for local families

We love bringing our kids here to play and learn at least once a week. There are a lot of great... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2019
Nashville, Tennessee
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Explore 44,000 square feet of over 175 exciting hands-on science exhibits and activities revealing the wonders of biology, physics, chemistry, medicine, space, earth science, technology, and more. Experience a state-of-the-art planetarium offering...more
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800 Fort Negley Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203-4833
+1 615-862-5160
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are from STL and use to our free very large science center. So to have to pay for an OK one was a dissapointment to us. The kids enjoyed it and it was a nice stop to stretch our legs but we wouldnt go...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with my 6 & 7 year old sons. They stayed busy the whole time, running everywhere, learning things - laughing! It was actually a lot of fun and interesting. They tried the anti gravity thing where you’re put in a harness. They...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank hrpuff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Center for a laser show. We paid the 20 admission to get in for the show and center. Disappointed to say the least. The laser show was so loud and boring it looked like a middle school computer project. The museum...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Marcygoebel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was told by someone in the visitors center that this place was not just for children. She was wrong! I've been to science centers in other cities that had something for all ages, but this one is really designed for very small children. I...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank coopmommy
Reviewed June 11, 2019

We love bringing our kids here to play and learn at least once a week. There are a lot of great things and the staff is friendly and helpful. The planetarium is wonderful and super affordable. I would give it five stars but honestly there...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

Great place with a lot to offer kids. Almost everything is able to be explored and examined. There’s a play area in the middle that we had fun on as well and is accessible to kids of all ages and abilities. There’s something in just...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank juliesJ224OP
Reviewed June 10, 2019

My wife and I traveled here with our 2 year old son. While the center is very large and has a great mix of science exhibits, many of them weren't geared toward his age group. There was a "toddler town" area where he enjoyed playing...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank 30phillipg
Reviewed June 9, 2019

It's my problem that my child is Autistic and it was way too loud. It isn't isn't the science centers fault. My problem was that too many exhibits were broken. If I'm paying for a full price ticket then everything needs to be working. Parking...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Blake1970
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

This was a lot of fun for the whole family. The whole place is very interactive, the planetarium show was first rate, and the employees were friendly and patient with the kids. We have two kids, 14 and 10 and everyone had a blast. Prepare...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Janna F
Reviewed April 15, 2019

My kids had a great time at the Adventure Science center. everything about the place was fun for all ages.

Date of experience: March 2019
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July 10, 2019|
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Response from lcmarlowe | Reviewed this property |
We do this all the time!
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May 28, 2018|
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Response from adventuresci | Property representative |
On average, guests spend about 2 to 3 hours at the science center. Those who see a planetarium show generally stay closer to 3 hours.
March 3, 2018|
Response from Mickeyma-oy | Reviewed this property |
Yes. If only more people will support this place like sign up to be members or come more frequently I believe they will have more funding to be comparable to other science centers in the north.