History & Fun at the South Carolina State MuseumDiscover South Carolina's rich history and heritage at this exciting, family friendly museum and science center. With four floors of permanent and rotating exhibits, visitors of all ages can explore galleries filled with everything from dinosaur bones and historic airplanes to Civil War relics and antique telescopes. The museum offers many changing exhibits and special events throughout the year, highlighting art, history and technology. Visitors can also enjoy fun activities like astronomy shows, entertaining art, history and natural history programs, and exciting laser light shows in the planetarium, solar and night observing programs in the observatory, and popular movies in the museum's 4D theater. From history to science, the South Carolina State Museum has it all!
Prices -$8.95-$19.95 adults; $7.95-$18.95 seniors (62+) ; $6.95-$17.95 kids (3-12). Ticket prices vary based on age and attraction choices.
Hours -Open 10am-5pm, Monday; 10am-8pm, Tuesday; 10am-5pm Wednesday- Friday; 10am-6pm, Saturday; 12am-5pm, Sunday.
- Tasting Tuesdays
- Saturnalia Roman Festival
- Canal & river walks
- 4D theater
- Cotton Mill Exchange shop