Tellus Science Museum in Cartersville



Stan the Tyrannosaurus Rex at 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.

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