Adventure Science Center in Nashville, Tennessee

Last weekend we went to Nashville for the first time and visited the Adventure Science Center.

Nashville

After we finished talking to the ticket attendant, Jacob and James ran straight to the sound/music making area and stayed there for 15 minutes until it was time for us to go to the Planetarium for our dome-theatre show “The Sun Revealed: Total Eclipse.” After the show, we all tried out moonwalking. We had to make big strides just to move forward a tiny bit under the influence of the moon’s weak gravity. The whole time I was being hoisted up, I tried to imagine what would happen if our pants got ripped in mid-air. Thankfully, nothing of the sort happened.

Back in the music and sound area, James tried out conducting a symphony.

We explored all the exhibits, areas and activities, which took us about 2 hours. We especially enjoyed the 3D printer, the music-making area, the tsunami and tornado simulating apparatus, and the “space” room. In the “space” room, we felt as if we were floating in dark outer space surrounded by all the shimmering stars. So cool!

Thanks so much for reading about our family’s adventures! Until next time.

About David and Lam

A smitten couple and loving parents in our early 40s. We have lived in 3 different countries together. We dream of living in a fourth country together after our children grow up. We love long walks in the woods, climbing mountains, boating, traveling, reading, and being together. Both David and Lam are old souls who love quietness and meaningful conversations in which we ponder the truth and mysteries of life as well as discuss philosophical and ethical matters. We especially like to enjoy the small pleasures of daily life.
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1 Response to Adventure Science Center in Nashville, Tennessee

  1. Anonymous says:

    Hi David, Lam, Jacob and James! Your trip last weekend sounds FANTASTIC!! We think it is SO COOL that Jacob and James wanted to go to the music making area. They LOVE to do that here at Huntley Haven too! 🙂 James, how did it feel conducting the orchestra? We hope it works out to meet you for lunch on May 12. Your Mom and Grammie misses each of you very much!! Love, Mom/Grammie and Pops/Grandpops

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