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Museum on the Move: Outreach at the State Museum

Let the South Carolina State Museum bring fun-filled, engaging educational outreach experiences directly to you with our Museum on the Move programs!

Whether you are looking for a program for your students, festival, or community event, Museum on the Move outreach programs are designed to engage many different types of learners and to connect audiences beyond museum walls.

Please note: Pre-registration for all Museum on the Move outreach programs is required.

Featured outreach programs include:

Starlab Portable Planetarium
Classroom Programs
Assembly Programs
Community Programs
Traveling Exhibits Program

Don’t see a program that fits your needs? We can create custom outreach experiences for your group. Requests must be made 4 weeks in advance. A small development fee may be charged.

For Questions or to Book Your Outreach Program

Email outreach@scmuseum.org or call 803-898-4990.


Starlab Planetarium

The Starlab is a portable planetarium experience with an inflatable dome and star projector to transport you and your students through the solar system and beyond!

Maximum Capacity

25

Program Length

60 minutes

Room Requirements

  • 24-feet of cleared floor space in all directions.

  • 11-feet ceiling clearance including light fixtures.

  • 2 working wall outlets.

  • Isolation from all noise and activities.

  • The Starlab must be set up on a floor (not a stage) and must be located inside.

  • The Starlab cannot be moved once set up.

Available Experiences

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Classroom Programs

Designed for smaller groups, classroom programs include hands-on exploration and are adapted to meet grade-level needs. All programs are aligned with SC Academic Standards for Science.

Room Requirements

  • One 6-8ft table.

  • Additional tables and chairs for students to work in small groups.

Cost

First Program: $150; $100 for each additional program within the same day. Limit 5 per day.

Available Programs

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Assembly Programs

Assembly programs are suitable for engaging larger audiences. These dynamic programs include audience participation, fun-filled demonstrations and cool experiments with creative props! All programs are aligned with SC Academic Standards for Science.

Maximum Capacity

100

Program Length

60 minutes

Room Requirements

  • One 6-8ft table.

  • Ample seating with unrestricted viewing.

Cost

First Program: $150; $100 for each additional program within the same day. Limit 5 per day.

Available Programs

Please click on the options below to learn more see pricing information.


Community Programs

Museum on the Move can bring amazing, interactive learning experiences to afterschool programs, community organizations and special events around the state. Experiences are flexible and adaptable to a variety of environments and ages. For more information or to request Museum on the Move at your event, please contact outreach@scmuseum.org


Traveling Exhibit Program

The Traveling Exhibits Program provides museums, art centers, universities and other institutions with high quality, affordable traveling exhibitions. These special exhibits provide a variety of shows for institutions of any size, from large exhibitions designed for major museums to smaller, South Carolina-specific exhibits for local museums, galleries, libraries, schools and more. Click HERE to learn more.