Contact Us

(770) 606-5700

Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $14 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $10 + tax
Student with ID: $10 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $12 + tax

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA

Bentley Planetarium

Take a seat, lean back and prepare for an incredible ride in the Bentley Planetarium at Tellus on our state-of-the-art projector. The digital projector will take you through our solar system to the edge of the galaxy and beyond.

Adults and children of all ages will enjoy this unique experience. Bentley Planetarium tickets are $3.50 + tax for the first show with paid museum admission. A second show during a single visit to the museum costs $2 + tax.

*Bentley Planetarium shows are subject to availability. Shows and show times are subject to change.

weekday-fall-2016
weekend-and-holiday-fall-2016
Live Tour of Tonight's Sky

Live Tour of Tonight’s Sky

Enjoy this live presentation of the stars over Georgia. Hear the stories behind the constellations in the night sky during this particular season.

Recommended for ages 6 and up.

Santa's Secret Star Planetarium Show at Tellus Science Museum

Santa’s Secret Star

What?! Santa has lost his compass and can’t find his way home? Sounds like a disaster in the making! Can the stars help? Learn about the day and night sky and how the stars seem to make pictures in the sky in this holiday show for young stargazers. Learn how YOU, too, can find Santa’s secret star!

Recommended for ages 3 and up. This show will be available through January 6, 2017.

Dynamic Earth planetarium show at Tellus Science Museum

Dynamic Earth

Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system through the relationship between Earth and the Sun. This cutting-edge production, narrated by Liam Neeson, follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and biosphere.

Recommended for ages 6 and up. This show will be available through January 6, 2017.

Mystery of the Christmas Star Planetarium Show at Tellus Science Museum

Mystery of the Christmas Star

Journey back 2000 years to Bethlehem as we seek to discover a scientific explanation for the star the wise men followed to find the baby Jesus. We’ll investigate possible dates for the birth of Christ and look at recorded sightings of significant astronomical events that could have been remarkable enough to cause the wise me to travel across the desert.

Recommended for ages 5 and up. This show will be available through January 6, 2017.

9
Dec

Lunar Astronomy Workshop

Friday, 7 - 10 PM
12/09/2016

LEARN MORE
10
Dec

Member Appreciation Day

Saturday, 9:30 AM - 5 PM
12/10/2016

LEARN MORE
15
Dec

Secrets of the Longleaf Pine with Rhett Turner

Friday, 5 - 9 PM
12/15/2016

LEARN MORE

Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $14 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $10 + tax
Student with ID: $10 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $12 + tax

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA

Sign up for our newsletter

Enter Email Address:
Be secure. Your privacy is protected by SafeSubscribe(SM) by Constant Contact®.