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Let’s Go Learn: Outreach at the State Museum

The South Carolina State Museum is on the move bringing fun-filled, engaging educational experiences directly to you with our Let’s GO LEARN outreach programs.

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

Schedule Your Outreach Experience

Interested in scheduling a Let’s Go LEARN outreach experience?

Check out the information below to learn more about pricing and available educational outreach experiences.

PLEASE NOTE: All programs must be booked at least two weeks in advance.

Let’s Go LEARN Outreach Experiences

The Museum offers a variety of outreach experiences. Please follow the links below to see a full list of program offerings.

Starlab Portable Planetarium
Classroom Programs
Assembly Programs
Community Focused Programs

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 Experience

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


Starlab Portable Planetarium

Broaden your cosmic horizon from your very own classroom with the Starlab portable planetarium! This experience features an inflatable dome and star projector designed to transport you and your students through the solar system and beyond. Hold on, everyone – we’re about to see the Galaxy in a whole new way!

Maximum Capacity

25

Program Length

60 minutes

Facilitation Requirements

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

  • 12-feet ceiling clearance including light fixtures.

  • 2 working, accessible 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 Starlab Experiences

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


Classroom Programs

Looking for a smaller group experience? Guaranteed to educate and enthrall, outreach classroom programs incorporate hands-on exploration and discovery and can be adapted to meet a variety of grade-level needs. All programs align with SC Academic Standards.

Minimum Facilitation Requirements

  • One 8ft table for presenter.

  • 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 Classroom Programs

Please click on the options below to learn more.


Assembly Programs

Got a full house? Check out our crowd-pleasing assembly programs. These dynamic sessions include audience participation, fun-filled demonstrations, and some super cool experiments! It’s sure to leave your students engaged and excited! All programs align with SC Academic Standards.

Maximum Capacity

100

Program Length

60 minutes

Facilitation Requirements

  • One 8ft table for presenter.

  • Ample seating with unrestricted viewing.

Cost

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

Available Assembly Programs

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


Community Focused Programs

Let’s Go LEARN Educational Outreach brings hands-on, interactive learning experiences to afterschool programs, community organizations and special events across the state. Want to cool off? Try Subzero Science. Like to dig deep? We can make a Fossil Discovery! Blast off with Solar System Exploration – or get going with Creative Forces in Motion! Experiences are flexible and adaptable to a wide variety of environments and audiences.

No matter your type of organization, Let’s Go LEARN educational outreach has something for you! Our experiences are perfect for:

  • Afterschool programs

  • Festivals and fairs

  • Libraries

  • Daycares and camps

  • Churches

  • Civic organizations

  • and more!

Cost

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

Available Community-Focused Programs

Please click below for available community programs.


Book your Outreach Experience

Scheduling a Let’s Go LEARN outreach experience with the State Museum is easy! For questions or to schedule a program, email outreach@scmuseum.org or call 803-898-4990.

PLEASE NOTE: All programs must be booked at least two weeks in advance.