Popular museum that's crowded with kids learning about history and science.. In Short This great spot, formerly known as the Cumberland Science Museum, features experimental learning about science and nature through exhibits and directed activities by museum specialists. The Sudekum Planetarium also features a daily schedule of programs. The museum installs special exhibits on a regular basis, many of which are national traveling shows on kid-friendly themes such as dinosaurs, computers and snakes. Schoolchildren fill the museum on weekdays, making this one of Nashville's best-utilized facilities.