Family Attractions in Nashville

Family Attractions in NashvilleFamily fun is big as Nashville's musical roots. You're one beat away from kid friendly attractions and hours of fun. Get ready to show the family a good time at top rated zoos, museums and more. Here's our list to help you plan a family-fun filled day.

Nashville Zoo
Go on a Zoofari to the Nashville Zoo. Come face-to-face with more than three hundred and fifty animals, including majestic creatures like Bengal tigers and African Elephants. You'll be smack in the middle of big animal adventures and attractions, including the Wild Animal Carousel and the 66,000-square-foot Jungle Gym.

Address: 3777 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN 37211 - MAP
Phone: (615) 833-1534
Web: www.nashvillezoo.org

Nashville Children’s Theatre
Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! premiers at the Nashville Children's Theatre. Extraordinary original children's theatrical productions are performed by professional adult actors that awe your children and make family time special. Your child will get lost in the magical storytelling at the oldest professional children's theater in America.

Address: 25 Middleton Street, Nashville, TN 37210 - MAP
Phone: (615) 254-3255
Web: www.nashvillechildrenstheatre.org

Adventure Science Center
Make science a fun exploration at the Adventure Science Center, in Nashville. Kids can see attractions like Cosmic Concerts with lasers, music and stars, climb the world's tallest tower at Adventure Tower, explore animal habitats at the Animal Secrets exhibit, and discover far away galaxies at the Planetarium.

Address: 800 Fort Negley Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37203 - MAP
Phone: (615) 862-5160
Web: www.adventuresci.com

Dyer Observatory
You can explore space from right here on Earth at the Dyer Observatory, with the mega telescope that sits atop Nashville's tallest peak. Families can look through the telescope to observe cumulus clouds, a galaxy of stars, the swirling rings of Saturn and other outer space attractions.

Address: 1000 Oman Drive, Brentwood, TN 37027 - MAP
Phone: (615) 373-4897
Web: www.dyer.vanderbilt.edu