Discovery Center

502 S.E. Broad St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130- Map It
Phone: (615) 890-2300

AAA Editor Notes

Discovery Center is at 502 S.E. Broad St. The hands-on museum features a fire truck; a 2.5-story slide; a “creation station,” where children can paint, sculpt and draw; the Nissan Super Center where children can use tools to work on a car; and interactive exhibits focusing on arts, culture, health and the environment. Some 20 acres of wetlands can be explored on boardwalks. Inhabitants of this area include blue herons, muskrats and river otters. Picnic tables are available. Picnicking is permitted.
$8; $7 (active military with ID); free (ages 0-1). Prices are subject to change; phone ahead for current rates.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5. Closed major holidays. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.