Keeping children entertained on a trip can be challenging. Tennessee’s museums have lots of fun in store for even the busiest minds and hands. Engage the natural curiosity of children. Spark the light by taking the kids to Chattanooga’s Creative Discovery Museum or Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge. Investigate the thrilling, fascinating world of Nashville’s Adventure Science Center and Ellington Agricultural Museum. Discover the interactive exhibit at the Memphis Children's Museum.
You are free to touch at the Hands-On Science Center in Tullahoma. Look into ecosystems and archaeology at the Gray Fossil Site, and study the night sky at the Bays Mountain Planetarium in Northeast Tennessee. Go under the sea at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg or the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga.