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Free Museum General Admission for Evacuees (and Kids!)

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

Museum Hours

Mon: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tues: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Wed.-Fri: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat: CLOSED
Sun: CLOSED

SPECIAL OFFER! All kids, aged 12 & under, receive FREE general admission on Fri., Sept. 14.

PLUS! Evacuated families can enjoy free general admission.*

*** The State Museum will be CLOSED Sat., Sept. 15, and Sun., Sept. 16, due to inclement weather from Hurricane Florence. ***

Explore fascinating changing exhibits and four floors of galleries exploring South Carolina’s history, art and more!

Plus, see our brand new 4D Theater show, Ice Age: No Time for Nuts 4-D, and experience, National Parks Adventure, in the planetarium for only $5 each.

* Offer valid for families from the following SC counties currently under a mandatory evacuation order: Berkeley County, Charleston County, Dorchester County, Horry County and Georgetown County.


Featured Shows

Please note: Planetarium and 4D shows are not included with museum general admission and carry an additional ticket price.

National Parks Adventure, Planetarium, South Carolina, Columbia, Things To Do

New Planetarium Experiences

National Parks Adventure
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This immersive visual experience takes viewers soaring over red rock canyons and hurtling up craggy mountain peaks found within America’s outdoor playgrounds, including Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Yosemite, and more. Run time: 42 mins.

Tickets and Showtimes


We Are Stars
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Go on an epic journey through time and space to explore our explosive origins and discover how we are connected to the cosmos in this family-friendly planetarium show. Run time: 25 mins.

Tickets and Showtimes


More Museum Fun

 

Exhibits

 

Cafe

Crescent Cafe, Chicken Salad Sandwich

Enjoy a delicious bite from

The Crescent Cafe