ON-SITE PROGRAMS

Regularly scheduled STEAM programming at the museum
MUSE MONDAYS 10:00 am
  • Enjoy a story, a special craft project, and sensory activities.
  • This program is geared towards preschoolers with adult participation
  • 10:00am at the Muse Stage.
FREE with admission, donations welcome.

Note: We are open for limited hours on Mondays from 9am-12pm and do not schedule large groups on this day. 

KNOXVILLE SKIES STAR TOUR-- TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYS at 4:30 pm
  • Live guided tour of the East Tennessee night sky, in our full-dome Planetarium.
  • Learn about important features of the day and night sky, locate the five northern constellations and the north star.
  • Learn which stars, constellations, and planets are currently visible.
  • Each show is different! 
  • All ages welcome!
Tickets for this show are $2 (Free for members) and can be purchased at the front desk.

Note: Museum admission not required for the 4:30 live star show. 

SCIENCE AND ART A LA CART-- FRIDAYS 12:30-1:30pm
  • Explore a different object or experiment every week with our educators.
  • Something different every week!
  • Find this guided activity in the exhibit area.
FREE with admission, donations welcome

SATURDAY SCIENCE CONNECTIONS  11:30am-1:30pm
  • Explore a different topic every month with hands-on activities led by local experts or our educators!
  • Something different every week!
  • Find this guided activity in the exhibit area.
  • All ages welcome!
FREE with admission, donations welcome. 

SUNDAY ART INSPIRATIONS-- Monthly 2:00-4:00pm
  • Local artists share their creation process and provide instruction on a take-home project.
  • Materials are provided.
  • Registration may be required depending on the activity.
  • See calendar listing for any specifics on recommended ages--will vary by activity
FREE with admission, donations welcome.


TODAY AT THE MUSE

Interested in volunteering with us at one of these on-site programs?  We need YOU!
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