The MUSE of Knoxville

516 N Beaman St
Knoxville TN  37914

Phone: (865) 594-1494

The MUSE of Knoxville

The Muse Knoxville is a non-profit children's S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) museum with educational exhibits and play spaces and Knoxville's only public-access planetarium.

What is The Muse? We are a children's science museum with exhibit and play spaces for kids up to age 10. We are open to the public!

The Muse Knoxville inspires and empowers generations at the intersection of science and art.

We are located in the former East TN Discovery Center location at 516 N. Beaman Street in Chilhowee Park (next to the Knoxville Zoo)! Go to www.themuseknoxville.org for all the details!

The Muse Knoxville inspires and empowers generations at the intersection of science and art.


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Founded: August 2010
Parking: Parking Lot

Categories: Museum, Planetarium, Playground, Science Museum

Hours

Mon: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm



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Past Events

4th Friday Free Family Night

4th Friday Free Family Night
05:00 pm - 04/27/2018

At The MUSE of Knoxville

We're so excited to be gearing up for another FREE family night! Thanks to The Trust Company of Tennessee, we'll have free play on the exhibit floor, some out-of-this-world...

Giant Puppet Making 101

Giant Puppet Making 101
05:30 pm - 04/17/2018

At The MUSE of Knoxville

This workshop is designed for teachers, community leaders and any other individuals based in East Tennessee who would like to spend an afternoon learning how to...

4th Friday Free Family Night- with Allergy and Asthma Affiliates

4th Friday Free Family Night- with Allergy and Asthma Affiliates
05:00 pm - 03/23/2018

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Join us for our third month of FREE Family Fun thanks to Allergy & Asthma Affiliates! The exhibit floor will be open for play, and we'll have multiple Planetarium...

4th Friday Free Family Night- Sponsored by Delta Dental

4th Friday Free Family Night- Sponsored by Delta Dental
05:00 pm - 02/23/2018

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Join us for some FREE Family Fun thanks to Delta Dental of Tennessee! Our exhibit floor will be open after hours free to the public! We will also show multiple planetarium...

STEAM Carnival Family Fun Day: Presented by Smoke-Free Knoxville

STEAM Carnival Family Fun Day: Presented by Smoke-Free Knoxville
10:00 am - 10/21/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Free for all ages! Help us cap off the TN STEAM Festival with a family-friendly carnival at The Muse! Be inspired at this event with immersive activities, play and...

STEAM Carnival Family Fun Day

STEAM Carnival Family Fun Day
10:00 am - 10/21/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Help us cap off the TN STEAM Festival with a family-friendly carnival at The Muse! The STEAM Carnival Family Fun Day, presented by Smoke-Free Knoxville is going...

TN STEAM Festival

TN STEAM Festival
08:00 am - 10/12/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Join us for the FIRST state-wide science festival in the state of Tennessee! We are collaborating with organizations across our great state to promote the Tennessee...

Way Late Play Date: Minute To Win It Edition

Way Late Play Date: Minute To Win It Edition
06:30 pm - 07/14/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

The countdown has begun till the doors open at the Muse Knoxville on Friday, July 14th from 6:30-9:30 for our next Way Late Play Date: Minute to Win It. Do you think...

The Muse PLAY group Orientation

The Muse PLAY group Orientation
09:00 am - 06/26/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Active Parents as Teachers families can now receive a family membership to The Muse!! MAKEUP Orientation will be held on Monday June 26, 2017 at 9:00am at The Muse....

Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night
06:00 pm - 06/20/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Bridge Refugee Services is partnering with The Muse Knoxville to host a family movie night that will high light the lives of refugees, the resettlement process,...

Solar Eclipse Teacher Workshop

Solar Eclipse Teacher Workshop
09:30 am - 06/19/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Innovative Educator Workshop sponsored by STEMSpark Be ready for the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017! All locations in East Tennessee will experience a partial...

PAT PLAY group at the MUSE!

PAT PLAY group at the MUSE!
10:00 am - 05/22/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Please remember that PAT PLAY Groups will be on the 4th Monday of each month at the Muse & that this time provides parents the opportunity to connect with other...

Knox Roll & Read

Knox Roll & Read
12:00 pm - 04/24/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Knox Roll & Read is a free, interactive learning experience for children under 5 and their families. Experience our safari adventure where books come alive through...

Summer Camp Regular Registration

Summer Camp Regular Registration
09:00 am - 04/24/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Register for Summer Camp at The Muse! We're planning camps for kids age 3-13, including Kids in Space, Cooking Up Science, STEAM Sprouts, Awesome Oceans, Cool...

Summer Camp Early Registration

Summer Camp Early Registration
09:00 am - 04/05/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Register for Summer Camp at The Muse! Sign up before April 24 and your $20 registration fee is waived! We're planning camps for kids age 3-13, including Kids in...

Way Late Play Date: Harry Potter

Way Late Play Date: Harry Potter
06:30 pm - 03/31/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

The next installment of The Muse Knoxville's Way Late Play Date will be on Friday, March 31st! The theme for this event will be chosen by a vote! More details...

Summer Camp Early Registration

Summer Camp Early Registration
09:00 am - 03/20/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Register for Summer Camp at The Muse! We're planning camps for kids age 3-13, including Kids in Space, Cooking Up Science, STEAM Sprouts, Awesome Oceans, Cool...

Giant Puppet Making 101 Workshop

Giant Puppet Making 101 Workshop
05:30 pm - 03/09/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Back by popular demand! The first workshop filled fast! Get ready for the Appalachian Puppet Pageant, Saturday, April 29th, 2017, as part of the Dogwood Arts Festival...

Giant Puppet Making 101 Workshop (Now Wait List Only!)

Giant Puppet Making 101 Workshop (Now Wait List Only!)
05:30 pm - 02/16/2017

At The MUSE of Knoxville

Get ready for the Appalachian Puppet Pageant, Saturday, April 29th, 2017, as part of the Dogwood Arts Festival on Market Square! Workshop presenters are from Cattywampus...

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