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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

Spring Break Science Escape at Tellus Science Museum

SPRING BREAK SCIENCE ESCAPE
Wednesday, April 3, 2019: ALTERNATIVE ENERGY
10 AM – 5 PM

Members: FREE
Non-Members: Regular Admission

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Join us to explore different science careers each weekday during Spring Break! Come dressed as a scientist for fun photo ops!

• Meet science career professionals, 1 – 4 PM

• Enjoy themed activities, 10 AM – 4 PM

• Watch science videos in the Theater, 10 AM – 5 PM

• Come dressed as a scientist for each day’s theme! (Please keep costumes G-rated as this is a family-friendly event.)

Wednesday: ALTERNATIVE ENERGRY

MEET THE SCIENTISTS: 1 - 4 PM

• Michelle Watson, Army Corps of Engineers

• Kublai Hall, Doug Kinsman, and Mark White, Nuclear Power

• Trevor Higgins, Filta Environmental Kitchen Solutions

• Tellus Science Museum staff: Rebecca Melsheimer, Bob Gossman, and Bob Finger

• Gail Stewart and Russell Segars, Amicalola Electric Membership Corporation

• Harriet Langford, The Ray, Solar Paved Highways

ACTIVITIES: 10 AM - 4 PM

• Visit the Tellus Solar House designed by students from West Virginia University to compete in the 2015 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon.

• Stop by and learn more about the Wind Turbine in front of the museum.

Solar House at Tellus Science Museum

• “Spark” your creativity as you learn about very basic electrical circuits. Design and make your own circuit and see what you have to do to make: the light bulb go on, the fan spin or the switch to work!

• Learn about electricity safety with an interactive Main Street model.

IN THE THEATER: 10 AM - 5 PM

• The Ray – Solar Paved Highway

• US Department of Energy: Advancing America’s Grid of the Future

• US Department of Energy: Enabling the Wind Plant of Tomorrow

• US Department of Energy: Energy 101, Hydropower

• US Department of Energy: Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative: Celebrating 10 Years of Success

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Mar

Lunch + Learn: World’s Strangest Organism?

Wednesday, 12:15 PM
03/27/2019

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Apr

Spring Break Science Escape – MONDAY

Monday, 10 AM - 5 PM
04/01/2019

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2
Apr

Spring Break Science Escape – TUESDAY

Tuesday, 10 AM - 5 PM
04/02/2019

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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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