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SECOND SHIFT TWOSDAYS

Observatory, Boeing Observatory, South Carolina, Museum, Columbia, Things to do, family fun

Every Tuesday evening starting at 5 p.m.

Exhibit galleries:

OPEN until 8 p.m.

Observatory:

OPEN until 8 p.m.

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

Visit the State Museum on Tuesday nights to enjoy special programs, exhibits, planetarium and 4D theater shows, and more after hours.

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

Second Shift Twosdays – November 20:

4D Theater

The Martian 4D Experience®
Academy Award® winner Matt Damon leads The Martian 4D Experience® as Mark Watney, a brave astronaut who must utilize his scientific ingenuity to overcome being stranded alone on Mars. Run time: 15 mins.

Showtimes for Tues. night: 6:30 p.m.

Tickets available at the museum.

© 2018 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.

THE POLAR EXPRESS 4-D EXPERIENCEPolar Express 4D Experience at the SC State Museum
You’re invited on an extraordinary 4-D adventure this holiday season on THE POLAR EXPRESS! When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe. Run time: 15 mins.

Showtimes for Tues. night: 6:30 p.m.

Tickets available at the museum.

Based on THE POLAR EXPRESS book and characters™ & ©1985 by Chris Van Allsburg. Used by permission of Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved. TM & © Warner Bros.


Plantarium Shows

Live Sky TourLIz in the planetarium
Take a tour of the current night sky with planetarium staff in this special presentation that will identify constellations, planets and other celestial objects that grace the skies above Columbia. Guests will learn how the sky changes over the course of the night and journey through space to get a closeup look at Venus, Mars, and the Orion Nebula. Show Run Time: 30 mins.

Live Sky Tour showtime: 6 p.m.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Laser Trans Siberian Orchestra laser SHow, Holidays, Christmas, Columbia, Things to do
Guests will rock out for the holidays with the world premiere of Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Laser. In this brand new sound and light entertainment show, laser lights will dance across the planetarium’s starry sky as guests are immersed in the music of Trans-Siberian Orchestra including favorites like Christmas Eve Sarajevo, Christmas Canon, and Wizards in Winter. Run time: 40 mins.

National Parks Adventure showtime: 7 p.m.

Tickets available at the museum.


Observatory

Night-Sky Viewingobservatory
Open until 8 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!


Programs

Acoustic Jam Sessions
Tues., Nov. 27, from 6 – 8 p.m. in the East Gallery
Join members of the South Carolina Bluegrass Association for a fun acoustic jam session in the museum’s East Gallery.