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Directions to the Challenger Learning Center

On the University of Tennessee Chattanooga campus

855 East Fifth Street Chattanooga, TN 37403 (423) 425-4126

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*Note to visitors: Be sure to take 4th Street (NOT 4th Avenue).

From Atlanta to The Challenger STEM Learning Center: ~ Take I-75 North to Chattanooga. Exit I-24 West (Chattanooga). ~ Exit Highway 27 North (to Downtown Chattanooga). Take exit 1C (4th Street Exit). ~ Go to 4th Street Directions at the bottom of the page

From Knoxville to The Challenger STEM Learning Center: ~ Take I-75 South exit I-24 West (Birmingham/Chattanooga). ~ Exit Highway 27 North to Downtown Chattanooga. Take exit 1C (4th Street exit). ~ Go to 4th Street directions at the bottom of the page 

From Nashville to The Challenger STEM Learning Center: ~ Take I-24 East to Chattanooga. Exit Highway 27 North to Downtown Chattanooga. ~ Take exit 1C (4th Street exit). ~ Go to 4th Street directions at the bottom of the page. 

From Birmingham to The Challenger STEM Learning Center: ~ Take I-59 North to exit I-24 East to Chattanooga. ~ Exit Highway 27 North to Downtown Chattanooga. Take exit 1C (4th Street Exit) ~ Go to 4th Street exit at the bottom of the page. 

4th Street Directions: After entering 4th Street, stay in the middle lane. You will pass UTC McKenzie Arena at the bottom of the hill on the right. Get into the right-hand lane. 4th Street merges with 3rd Street (keep right). You will pass a cemetery on the right and The Chattanooga School for Arts and Sciences on the left. Make a right onto Palmetto Street. The Challenger STEM Learning Center is the first building on the right. If you have problems, please call (423) 425-4126. 

*Upon arrival, if you are traveling by car or van, please see UTC Parking Services for parking arrangements. For more information please see our Parking Page. After dropping your group off, buses must pull around to East 5th Street and park in the designated area.

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