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What is The Renaissance Center?

The Renaissance Center (located just 30 minutes from Nashville) in Dickson, Tennessee is a state-of-the-art facility utilizing the latest technology to promote a variety of educational programs and initiatives. It is a place where young and old alike can experience a “renaissance” of learning and self-awareness...in an environment that encourages excellence and rewards creativity. The Renaissance Center was designed and developed by The Jackson Foundation.

Summer hours are Tuesday through Friday 8-5, except for the Firefly festival.

Driving Directions

From Nashville: Take I-40 west to exit 172, go north on Highway 46 for two miles, The Renaissance Center will be on the right. We are approximately 45 minutes from the Nashville Airport.


The Renaissance Center on a sunny day

The Renaissance Center
855 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055

(615)740-5600
888-700-2300(Toll-Free)
Fax: (615)740-5618