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(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

Summer Passport Program June and July 2019 ONLY

Summer Program Coordinator,

Enjoy a rainbow of fun this summer with our de-light-ful Science of Color Summer Passport Program at Tellus! Join us as we explore color by mixing the colors of light and matter, making a kaleidoscope and touring the galleries of the museum.

Please review the following information carefully and share with the other caregivers on your team.

Program

  • Targeting ages 5 years through 12 years.
  • Two-hour program.
  • Students will participate in a lab where they will build their own kaleidoscope and enjoy hands-on color-related activities outside (weather permitting).
  • Students will tour the remainder of the museum in 20 minute rotations, including the museum store.
  • After the program, visit other areas of the museum on your own for the rest of the afternoon!
  • The museum store is part of the program rotation.

Check In

  • Arrive 30 minutes prior to program start time for check-in.
  • Share how many students are attending.
  • Share how many leaders and adults are attending.

Start Times

  • Monday – Friday throughout June and July.
  • Mornings: 10:30am – 12:30pm. (Arrive at 10:00am for check-in.)
  • Afternoons: 1:30pm – 3:30pm. (Arrive at 1:00pm for check-in.)

Program Prices

  • $10.00 per student.
  • 15 student minimum. If you have less than 15 students in your group you will be required to pay for 15 students. Leaders and adults do not count toward this number.
  • Family Museum Membership does not cover the cost of our children’s programs.
  • “One group leader with every 10 students” – Free.
  • $15.95 – additional leaders and adults.
  • $100 Non-refundable Deposit required within 10 days of your initial call to Scheduling.

 

Payment

  • Your balance, minus the deposit, will be due upon arrival.
  • We require that one person check in and pay for the entire group and use one form of payment.
  • You may pay for extra leaders and adults or they may pay individually.
  • If attending multiple days, please bring payment each day or pre-pay for all groups ahead of time.
  • We accept checks made payable to Tellus Science Museum or Visa, Master Card, Discover, AMEX.

Deposit

  • Reservations are guaranteed only after we receive a $100 deposit.
  • You have ten days to return the form and deposit to Scheduling. If we do not receive both, your program will be cancelled and become available to other groups.
  • Deposits are refundable if reservations are cancelled/rescheduled 21 or more days prior to reservation date.
  • We accept checks made payable to Tellus Science Museum or Visa, Master Card, Discover, AMEX.

Planetarium add-on

  • Planetarium shows may be added for an additional $2 charge per person.
  • Please note that everyone will be charged the planetarium fee.
  • The planetarium has 120 seats. Students have first priority for seating, then leaders and adults. 

Lunch

  • Please leave lunches on the bus.
  • Outdoor picnic pavilion is available at no cost.
  • If you would like to purchase box lunches from our café to eat in our pavilion, please call our café at least a week in advance, 770-606-5726.

Photography

  • Still and video photography is permitted for personal and educational use only. Unless otherwise posted, photography is permitted in the exhibit galleries. Tripods are not permitted inside the museum building unless permission is granted by the museum. Exceptions may occur; please inquire at the museum’s Front Desk.

Restroom

  • For your comfort and convenience the museum has exterior restrooms located by the drop off circle. It will save instructional time if your students use this restroom upon arrival.

Directions and Parking

  • Please see attached bus parking map and share that information with your driver. Physical Address: 100 Tellus Drive, Cartersville, GA 30120
  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 3663, Cartersville, GA 30120
  • I-75 Exit 293 at Hwy 411, 45 miles north of Atlanta

Please be sure to share all of this information with all participating leaders and responsible parties so that everyone involved will have the best experience possible! We cannot be responsible if a leader was not informed of our policies.

 

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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

LOCATION

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

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