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Tuesday in Oz – Oct. 1

October 1, 2019

Exhibit galleries, planetarium and 4D theater:
OPEN until 8 p.m.

OPEN until 10 p.m.

Gen. Admission is now 2 for $10 during Second Shift Twosday!

Explore the Museum of Oz after-hours! Enjoy special planetarium and 4D theater shows, night-sky viewing and more.

PLUS, enjoy tasty sips of delicious apple cider and other treats.

Please note: planetarium and 4-D Theaters shows are an additional $5 each.

Tuesday in Oz Oct. 1:

Halloween Fun

South Carolina State Museum, halloween, planetariumPumpkin Planetarium Lighting
Join museum staff as we celebrate the annual lighting of the Pumpkin Planetarium!

Lighting Time: 7:45 p.m.

Ghost Tours
Join a special museum guide for a ghoulish and entertaining tour through the museum galleries. You’ll hear legends, folk tales and even a few spine-tingling stories about spooky museum experiences.

Tour time: 7:00 p.m.

Tours are free with museum general admission.

4D Theater

Wizard of Oz 4D Experience

The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™
This beloved classic becomes a modern adventure in The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™. Newly restored in digital 3-D with added special effects, be swept along with Dorothy™ as a powerful tornado transports you on an unforgettable adventure. Run time: 16 mins.

The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™: 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Tickets available at the museum.

THE WIZARD OF OZ and all related characters and elements © & ™Turner Entertainment Co. (s18)

Planetarium Shows

Skies Over OzSkies Over Oz, planetarium
Enjoy tales of epic adventure in Oz told as a constellation myth, using imagined patterns of stars in the night sky. We’ll also take a quick look at the current night sky from here at home in Columbia. Run time: 30 mins.Show Run Time: 30 mins.

Skies Over Oz: 6:00 p.m.

HalloScream Laser Lights
Guests will experience a dynamic laser show choreographed to classic Halloween tunes like Thriller, Monster Mash, and Ghostbusters and more. Show Run Time: 30 mins.

HalloScream Laser Lights: 7:00 p.m.

Tickets available at the museum.


Night-Sky Viewingobservatory
Open until 10 p.m.
Explore the night sky through the museum’s historic Alvan Clark telescope. Observing is included with museum general admission. 

Click HERE to see a Boeing Observatory Viewing Update!


October 1, 2019
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