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Former Museum Exec. Director and Former Commission Chair Awarded Order of the Palmetto

Posted by on May 12, 2022 in Museum News | 0 comments

Former State Museum Executive Director, William Calloway, and former State Museum Commission Chair, Gray T. Culbreath, were awarded the Order of the Palmetto by Governor Henry McMaster for their outstanding service to the South Carolina State Museum.

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State Museum Celebrates Spring Break With 50% Off Kids Admission This April

Posted by on Apr 6, 2022 in 4-D Theater, SC in Space, Video Posts | Comments Off on State Museum Celebrates Spring Break With 50% Off Kids Admission This April

All month long the museum will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 16 lunar mission and South Carolina astronaut Charles Duke’s historic walk on the Moon with a new exhibition, planetarium show and more.

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State Museum Launches New Planetarium Experience: “Man and the Moon”

Posted by on Mar 31, 2022 in Astronomy, Education, Planetarium, SC in Space | Comments Off on State Museum Launches New Planetarium Experience: “Man and the Moon”

New limited-time planetarium experience exploring the Apollo 16 lunar mission and more! Showing April 2 – 30 ONLY

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State Museum Curator Helps Discover Ancient Shark Species

Posted by on Dec 28, 2021 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on State Museum Curator Helps Discover Ancient Shark Species

Scientists from the McWane Science Center and the South Carolina Stae Museum are pleased to announce the discovery of a new fossil shark species.

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Celebrate the Season With Special Holiday Shows at the State Museum

Posted by on Nov 17, 2021 in 4-D Theater, Holidays, Planetarium | Comments Off on Celebrate the Season With Special Holiday Shows at the State Museum

The State Museum is ready to celebrate the season with the return of holiday shows featuring 4-D fun, planetarium experiences and laser shows.

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