Contact Us

(770) 606-5700

Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $15.95 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $11.95 + tax
Student with ID: $11.95 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $13.95 + tax

Location

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

Tellus offers great speakers on topics ranging from astronomy to paleontology. Most lectures are free for members and included with admission for non-members.

SCIence FRIday Night is sponsored by:

LECTURE SCHEDULE
SCI FRI Night: Art of the Airport Tower at Tellus Science Museum

SCIence FRIday Night: Art of the Airport Tower with Smithsonian Photographer Carolyn Russo

Friday, July 14, 2017
7 PM

Members: FREE
Non-members: Regular Admission

LECTURE:  Hear Smithsonian photographer Carolyn Russo discuss her seven-year journey around the world to photograph airport towers for the Art of the Airport Tower exhibition.

Dawn of the Space Age at Tellus Science MuseumFREE PLANETARIUM SHOW: Dawn of the Space Age

Re-live the excitement of the early days of space exploration, from the launch of the first artificial satellite to the magnificent lunar landings and privately operated space flights. Be immersed and awed with this most accurate historic reconstruction of Man’s first steps into space. Witness their drive, their passion, and their perseverance to explore in Dawn of the Space Age.

Recommended for ages 5 and up.

Show times are 5:15 PM, 6 PM, 6:45 PM, 7:30 PM, and 8:15 PM.

Dundee Solar Eclipse Lecture at Tellus Science Museum

SCIence FRIday Night: 2017 Total Solar Eclipse with David Dundee
Friday, August 18, 2017
7 PM

Members: FREE
Non-members: Regular Admission

  • Museum + Store: Open until 9 PM
  • Café: Open until 8 PM
  • FREE Planetarium Shows: 5 – 9 PM
  • Lecture: 7 PM

LECTURE:  The total solar eclipse in August 2017 will be viewed by over twenty million Americans! Tellus Astronomer David Dundee will help you get ready for this celestial event as he explains why eclipses occur, how to view this year’s solar eclipse, and when the next eclipses will happen.

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITY:  Make a commemorative UVB necklace.

Totality Planetarium Show at Tellus Science MuseumFREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:  Totality

This program is all about eclipses – from lunar to total solar. Looking back to the proof of general relativity and looking forward to upcoming eclipses and where to witness them, discover how eclipses occur and what happens when they do.

Recommended for ages 6 and up.

Show times: 5:15, 6:00, 6:45, 7:30 and 8:15 PM

23
Aug

Lunch + Learn: The Science Behind Beautiful + Exotic Places That Should Be On Your Bucket List

Wednesday, 12:15 PM
08/23/2017

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30
Aug

SPECIAL Lunch + Learn: NASA Engineer Virtual Chat

Wednesday, 12:15 PM
08/30/2017

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Lunch + Learn: The Nature of Gravity

Wednesday, 12:15 PM
09/27/2017

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Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $15.95 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $11.95 + tax
Student with ID: $11.95 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $13.95 + tax

*Rates effective July 1, 2017.

Location

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

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