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UPCOMING EVENTS

South Carolina State Museum. Columbia, South Carolina, Museum, Attraction, Planetarium, Observatory, 4D Theater, Exhibitions

The South Carolina State Museum is committed to continuing to fulfill our mission to providing educational environments that entertain and inspire. See below for new and upcoming programs – onsite and online.

Please Note: for health and safety the museum is managing gallery and theater capacity, requiring social distancing, and has increased cleaning frequency. Per Gov. McMaster’s executive order, guests aged 3 and above are required to wear a face covering while visiting state buildings.


Upcoming Events and Virtual Programs

Boeing Observatory Telescope Livestream
Every Saturday Night via Facebook Livestream

Join State Museum educators educators for a virtual look at the night sky from a telescope streamed on Facebook Live! Each Saturday night staff will livestream a telescope feed and discuss a variety of astronomical topics. Have a question or comment? Staff will answer in real time! .


Virtual Crafty Jammies Night – Curious George
Tues., Jan. 12 from 7 – 7:30 p.m.

Join the museum (virtually!) on the 2nd Tuesday of every month for a very special bedtime story and craft time with some of our favorite literary characters! This month our special guest will be the Curious George. Registration is required and capacity is limited. Click here to learn more and register.


Virtual Crafty Jammies Night – Pete the Cat
Tues., Feb. 9 from 7 – 7:30 p.m.

Join the museum (virtually!) on the 2nd Tuesday of every month for a very special bedtime story and craft time with some of our favorite literary characters! This month our special guest will be the Pete the Cat. Registration is required and capacity is limited. Click here to learn more and register.


Virtual Crafty Jammies Night – Pea Green Crayon
Tues., March 9 from 7 – 7:30 p.m.

Join the museum (virtually!) on the 2nd Tuesday of every month for a very special bedtime story and craft time with some of our favorite literary characters! This month our special guest will be the Pea Green Crayon. Registration is required and capacity is limited. Click here to learn more and register.

Click HERE for more museum virtual content and resources