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Solar Eclipse 2017 – Pre Eclipse Weekend Tickets

PRE – ECLIPSE (SAT. – SUN.) WEEKEND TICKETS

Museum Open Fri., Aug. 18 – Sun., Aug. 20 from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. each day

PLEASE NOTE

Weekend tickets do not include museum admission on the day of the solar eclipse. CLICK HERE to access Eclipse Day Tickets for Mon., Aug. 21.

Solar Eclipse 2017 Weekend Tickets include:

  • General admission to 4 floors of permanant and changing exhibit galleries featuring South Carolina art, science & tech, natural history and cultural history.

  • Access to the Robert B. Ariail Telescope Gallery and Boeing Observatory.

  • Special eclipse education pop-up stations throughout the museum

  • Solar Eclipse glasses (in preparation for August 21, 2017)

  • Access to a 4D theater movie showing and admission to the current blockbuster exhibition, Savage Ancient Seas

  • Access to a special Planetarium Eclipse Show, Shadows from Space:
    When the Moon passes directly in front of the Sun, the world changes. Journey into space to see what causes this magnificent celestial display, which everyone here in Columbia will enjoy on Aug. 21, 2017.

Guest will also have access to:

  • 4,000 sq. ft. South Carolina Gift store, the Cotton Mill Exchange

  • Food available for purchase at the Crescent CafĂ©

  • Bathrooms on every floor

  • Free parking (for guests and buses)


TICKET PRICING

GEN. PUBLIC

 

Adults: $15
Seniors (65 & above): $15
Children (3 -12): $12

BUY TICKETS

MEMBER

Includes free general admission.

Adults: $5
Seniors (65 & above): $5
Children (3 -12): $5

BUY TICKETS

GROUPS

For groups of 10 or more.

Adults: $13
Seniors (65 & above): $13
Children (3 -12): $10

GROUP VISIT

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