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Former Museum Exec. Director and Former Commission Chair Awarded Order of the Palmetto

Posted by on May 12, 2022 in Museum News | 0 comments

Former Museum Exec. Director and Former Commission Chair Awarded Order of the Palmetto

Former State Museum Executive Director, William Calloway, and former State Museum Commission Chair, Gray T. Culbreath, were awarded the Order of the Palmetto by Governor Henry McMaster for their outstanding service to the South Carolina State Museum.

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State Museum Celebrates Spring Break With 50% Off Kids Admission This April

Posted by on Apr 6, 2022 in 4-D Theater, SC in Space, Video Posts | Comments Off on State Museum Celebrates Spring Break With 50% Off Kids Admission This April

State Museum Celebrates Spring Break With 50% Off Kids Admission This April

All month long the museum will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 16 lunar mission and South Carolina astronaut Charles Duke’s historic walk on the Moon with a new exhibition, planetarium show and more.

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State Museum Launches New Planetarium Experience: “Man and the Moon”

Posted by on Mar 31, 2022 in Astronomy, Education, Planetarium, SC in Space | Comments Off on State Museum Launches New Planetarium Experience: “Man and the Moon”

State Museum Launches New Planetarium Experience: “Man and the Moon”

New limited-time planetarium experience exploring the Apollo 16 lunar mission and more! Showing April 2 – 30 ONLY

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State Museum Curator Helps Discover Ancient Shark Species

Posted by on Dec 28, 2021 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on State Museum Curator Helps Discover Ancient Shark Species

Scientists from the McWane Science Center and the South Carolina Stae Museum are pleased to announce the discovery of a new fossil shark species.

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Celebrate the Season With Special Holiday Shows at the State Museum

Posted by on Nov 17, 2021 in 4-D Theater, Holidays, Planetarium | Comments Off on Celebrate the Season With Special Holiday Shows at the State Museum

Celebrate the Season With Special Holiday Shows at the State Museum

The State Museum is ready to celebrate the season with the return of holiday shows featuring 4-D fun, planetarium experiences and laser shows.

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 4-D Lands at the State Museum This Holiday Season

Posted by on Nov 15, 2021 in 4-D Theater, Video Posts | Comments Off on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 4-D Lands at the State Museum This Holiday Season

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 4-D Lands at the State Museum This Holiday Season

This special holiday 4D show features the same stop motion animation as the beloved television classic with 3D visuals and interactive effects such as seat vibration – and even snow!

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See the NEW show, Dracula 4D, This October at the State Museum

Posted by on Sep 30, 2021 in 4-D Theater | Comments Off on See the NEW show, Dracula 4D, This October at the State Museum

See the NEW show, Dracula 4D, This October at the State Museum

Guests are invited on a frightful NEW adventure in 4D!

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State Museum Takes Guests on a Mission to Mars with New Planetarium Show

Posted by on Sep 29, 2021 in Planetarium | Comments Off on State Museum Takes Guests on a Mission to Mars with New Planetarium Show

State Museum Takes Guests on a Mission to Mars with New Planetarium Show

MARS 1001 is a new full dome planetarium experience that takes viewers away into space, and across our solar system to our neighboring planet, Mars.

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Enjoy Buy One Get One Tickets for Planetarium and 4D Shows Every Weekend in September

Posted by on Aug 30, 2021 in 4-D Theater, Planetarium | Comments Off on Enjoy Buy One Get One Tickets for Planetarium and 4D Shows Every Weekend in September

Enjoy Buy One Get One Tickets for Planetarium and 4D Shows Every Weekend in September

Enjoy Buy One Get One Tickets for Planetarium and 4D Shows Every Weekend in September

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Enjoy a Week of Free Kids Admission and Cosmically Cool Space Fun From July 17 – 25

Posted by on Jul 15, 2021 in Events | Comments Off on Enjoy a Week of Free Kids Admission and Cosmically Cool Space Fun From July 17 – 25

Enjoy a Week of Free Kids Admission and Cosmically Cool Space Fun From July 17 – 25

The South Carolina State Museum invites guests to enjoy free general admission for kids 12 and under from Saturday, July 17 through Sunday, July 25.

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