Tellus Science Museum in Cartersville
Science isn’t scary. Not even to little kids. If you take them to visit the amazing exhibits at Tellus Science Museum in Cartersville.
Tellus is a world-class 120,000 square foot museum located in Cartersville, GA, just off I-75 at exit 293.
The museum’s exhibits open minds and ignite a passion for science. Tellus features four main galleries: The Weinman Mineral Gallery, The Fossil Gallery, Science in Motion and The Collins Family My Big Backyard.
A 120-seat digital planetarium and an observatory with a state-of-the-art 20-inch telescope is also located at Tellus.
Eye-popping exhibits like an 80 foot-long Apatosaurus and a replica Wright flyer excite and amaze visitors of all ages. Dazzling gems and minerals sparkle and glow alongside interactive exhibits demonstrating how the Earth moves and changes.
Children will have a blast conducting hands-on experiments with light, sound, magnets and more.
For a hands-on time of fun for kids of all ages, spend a day at Tellus Science Museum. There’s always something new … and there’s always that one exhibit that you will love returning to over and over again. Even if you leave the kids home.
Tellus’s Mission: Because science matters, we engage, educate, and inspire visitors to make scientific connections through dynamic exhibits and enriching experiences.