Location & Hours

3050 Central Ave.

Memphis, TN 38111

hours

Wed. –Sat.:  10:30 am – 5:00 pm 

Sun.: NOON– 5:00 pm  

CLOSED MONDAY & TUESDAY

 

 

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Dinosaurs in Motion

NOW OPEN

Lichterman Nature Center 37th Annual Plant Sale

STARTS APRIL 16

Life: A Cosmic Story

New at the Planetarium
NOW SHOWING

Through Darkness to Light: Photographs Along the Underground Railroad

EXHIBIT OPEN NOW

A Closer Look at the History of Cotton

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CUBA - New Movie Now Showing

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Victorians & Dinosaurs at the Mallory-Neely House

APRIL 17
Dinosaurs in Motion

Experience this one-of-a kind STEAM exhibit where art and science meet.

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Lichterman Nature Center Annual Plant Sale - April 16 - May 29

Thousands of plants will be available for sale at Lichterman Nature Center beginning April 16 via both online ordering, and on-site shopping by appointment.  Shop early for best selection.  Click here to learn more.

Make & Take - Start your own seedings

Join us to start seedlings in your own micro-planter!  We'll walk you through the steps of planting a seed in this tiny portable garden and send you home with a packet of seeds for native wildflowers for more horticultural fun at home.

It's FREE with admission. Saturdays & Sundays at 1:30 pm.

The Monarch Butterfly – A Story of Growth through Metamorphosis and Migration

Hear the amazing story of the monarch butterfly from naturalist and Backyard Wildlife Center curator Mary Schmidt of the Lichterman Nature Center. Talk is May 1 at the Pink Palace Mansion Theater. Free with admission.

Meet People. Make a Difference. Become a Volunteer.

Are you interested in science, history, space, anthropology, or mammals?

Do you enjoy nature, animals, or plants?

Would you like to step back in time?

Are you a people person?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you should consider volunteering at the Museum of Science & History (MoSH). To learn more click here.