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Please be aware that many venues are temporarily closed due to COVID-19. We have added a new section of “Virtual Field Trips” on FieldTripDirectory.com in your state and beyond! Use the activity filter below to search for virtual trips, resources, and distance learning options in Tennessee or CLICK HERE for a list of virtual trips nationwide. Explore topics in the arts, science, social studies, and more from anywhere.

Adventure Science Center

Adventure Science Center is a science museum featuring over 175 hands-on interactive exhibits with themes plus a planetarium.

ACTIVITY - Children's Museums & Indoor Fun, Science Museums & Exhibits GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day trips, Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Memphis, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-862-5160

Andrew Jackson's The Hermitage

Andrew Jackson’s The Hermitage is to educate students to understand the life and times of Andrew Jackson and the era named for him. Combine a tour with a Hands-On History experience.

ACTIVITY - Government, Civics & Presidents, Historic Places GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-889-2941 ext. 212

Belle Meade Plantation

Belle Meade Plantation is a historic mansion on 30 acres of property. Guided Tours with costume interpreters and hands-on workshops.

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites, Living History GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-356-0501

Belmont Mansion

Belmont Mansion, an elaborate antebellum home, offers special history or art tours geared specifically for school age students form K-12th grade. Teachers can also customize their tours.

ACTIVITY - Arts Behind-the-Scenes Tours, Historic Places GRADE LEVEL - Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-460-5459

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

Cheekwood is a 55-acre botanical garden and art museum located on the historic Cheek estate engages youth groups in art, history, and botanical gardens with tours and hands-on activities.

ACTIVITY - Art Museums, Design, Exhibits, Historic Places, Botanical Gardens & Arboreta GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-356-8000

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of American vernacular music. It offers curriculum-based school programs and tours.

ACTIVITY - Music History GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615- 416-2001

Frist Art Museum

The Frist Art Museum is a contemporary art museum that offers exhibition or architecture tours and hands-on interactive Martin® ArtQuest Gallery as part of their tour.

ACTIVITY - Art Museums, Design, Exhibits GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-244-3340

Green Door Gourmet

Green Door Gourmet offers fun and educational farm field trips for fundamental agricultural education. Knowing your farmer and understanding how food is grown and prepared.

ACTIVITY - Agricultural Education, Farms, Mazes, Pick-Your-Own GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Family TENNESSEE, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-942-7169

Historic Rock Castle

Historic Rock Castle takes your students & scouts back in time to live the life of a frontierspeople in 1784. They will engage with colonial life through hands-on activities.

ACTIVITY - Archaeology/Paleontology, Historical Boat Excursions, Living History GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, Hendersonville, Middle Tennessee, NashvilleTEL - 615-824-0502
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Please be aware that many venues are temporarily closed due to COVID-19. See the individual websites for updates.

In the meantime, we have added a new section of Virtual Field Trips on FieldTripDirectory.com! These virtual resources cover topics in the arts, science, social studies, and beyond.

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