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Art Collection To Go Digital in 2020 Thanks to IMLS

Posted by on Jul 31, 2019 in Museum News | 0 comments

Thanks to IMLS, the State Museum will inventory its art collection and capture high-quality digital images of each piece to add to our new collections management system.

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Capturing History: Apollo 11 Splashdown

Posted by on Jul 23, 2019 in History | Comments Off on Capturing History: Apollo 11 Splashdown

Did you know? Two South Carolinians were involved with the recovery of Apollo spacecrafts, including Apollo 11! Learn more about their important contributions.

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Q & A with Apollo Astronaut Gen. Charles Duke

Posted by on Jul 10, 2019 in Astronomy | Comments Off on Q & A with Apollo Astronaut Gen. Charles Duke

50 years ago the world stood still as history was made when Apollo 11 touched down on the moon and three brave American astronauts stepped...

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Apollo 11’s Journey to the Moon

Posted by on Jun 28, 2019 in Astronomy | Comments Off on Apollo 11’s Journey to the Moon

Explore the history of Apollo 11 and learn about Apollo 16 astronaut, Charles Duke and other notable South Carolinians who contributed to the Apollo program.

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From the Collection: Portrait and ‘Selfies’

Posted by on Jun 20, 2019 in Art | Comments Off on From the Collection: Portrait and ‘Selfies’

Did you know? Selfies are not as modern as they might appear to be. Before photography and film, portraits provided a way to record a person’s image.

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