Muse Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

Where are we going?

Muse Knoxville
516 N Beaman St
TN 37914


What is there to do?

Muse Knoxville is a children’s Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) museum conveniently located in Chilhowee Park. Our programs in the museum, in schools across 24 East Tennessee counties, and throughout Knoxville bring STEM, the arts, health and wellness, and emergent literacy to life in the minds of young children. Muse Knoxville inspires and empowers ALL children through transformative learning experiences, through a variety of hands-on and inquiry-based, exhibits and Outreach programs for children aged 6 months to 10 years old.

·       Museum Play - You’ll find indoor educational learning and play spaces, a full-dome planetarium at Chilhowee Park, outdoor learning spaces and a playground!

·       Parties and Events - We’ve got parties down to a science! Choose from a variety of packages to celebrate your special day with us.

·       Planetarium - We host East Tennessee's only public access planetarium with shows that rotate every hour!

Muse Knoxville also hosts a variety of weekly activities with rotating themes. All of the listed programs are included in museum admission:

·       MessMakers – sensory art experiences

·       Science Connections – hands-on science demos

·        Music Makers – sing along fun for all ages

·       Tech Time – educational technology activities

·       Story Time – listen to your favorite stories

How much does it cost?

Adults: $8 (Ages 1-64)

Children: Same as adult

Discount: $5 for Senior Citizens; Tennessee Teachers/Educators (with valid ID); Military (with valid ID) and all Guests

Free Under: 1 year, but donations accepted

Family Deals: Under 1 year old


Need a little extra help?

Muse Knoxville has wheelchair accessibility.


When can we go?

Monday 9am-noon, Tues-Fri 9 am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-5pm

CLOSED ON: New Years Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve


Any top tips?

Muse Memberships are available for purchase and have a large number of benefits including unlimited admission to both Muse locations, discounts, early access to event registrations and more.

I’m Hungry!

The museum’s Chilhowee Park location includes a café with healthy snacks and drinks for your convenience. - Fun things to do with kids and best places to visit in the US
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