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South Carolina Superheroes: Eartha Kitt

Posted by on Feb 8, 2019 in History | Comments Off on South Carolina Superheroes: Eartha Kitt

South Carolina Superheroes: Eartha Kitt

South Carolina native Earth Kitt was the purrrfect villain as Catwoman, in the 1960s Batman television series. In real life, Kitt had many superpowers, including being an award-winning actor, dancer and vocalist who sang in 10 different languages. Read more about her in our Black History Month Blog.

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Enjoy 4D Theater and Full Dome Planetarium Shows at the State Museum

Posted by on Dec 26, 2018 in Holidays | Comments Off on Enjoy 4D Theater and Full Dome Planetarium Shows at the State Museum

Enjoy 4D Theater and Full Dome Planetarium Shows at the State Museum

The State Museum is open for fun through the New Year with exciting shows in the 4D Theater and 55ft digital dome planetarium.

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Star of Bethlehem: Full Dome Planetarium Experience Now Showing

Posted by on Nov 16, 2018 in Holidays, Planetarium | Comments Off on Star of Bethlehem: Full Dome Planetarium Experience Now Showing

Star of Bethlehem: Full Dome Planetarium Experience Now Showing

Celebrate Christmas this holiday season with the full-dome planetarium experience “Star of Bethlehem” at the South Carolina State Museum.

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30th Anniversary Juried Art Exhibition Award Winners Announced

Posted by on Nov 15, 2018 in Exhibits | Comments Off on 30th Anniversary Juried Art Exhibition Award Winners Announced

This year marks the museum’s 30th anniversary, and to celebrate the diversity of South Carolina art, the museum is hosting a juried exhibition. Artists from across the state submitted more than 400 pieces for consideration and 64 works were selected by a panel of jurors. Of the chosen pieces, five were awarded cash prizes with the winners announced at an upcoming opening reception.

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See The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™ at the State Museum

Posted by on Sep 26, 2018 in 4-D Theater | Comments Off on See The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™ at the State Museum

See The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™ at the State Museum

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to see The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™ at the South Carolina State Museum from Sept. 29 through Nov. 4!

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See The Martian 4D Experience at the South Carolina State Museum!

Posted by on Aug 29, 2018 in 4-D Theater | Comments Off on See The Martian 4D Experience at the South Carolina State Museum!

See The Martian 4D Experience at the South Carolina State Museum!

Journey out of this world and into space when you see The Martian 4D Experience® at the South Carolina State Museum.

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How to Have Family Fun at the State Museum Over Labor Day Weekend

Posted by on Aug 28, 2018 in Holidays | Comments Off on How to Have Family Fun at the State Museum Over Labor Day Weekend

How to Have Family Fun at the State Museum Over Labor Day Weekend

The South Carolina State Museum is the perfect destination this Labor Day Weekend! Here is a quick look at what to see and do on your visit.

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Last week to get FREE kids admission to the State Museum

Posted by on Aug 3, 2018 in Events | Comments Off on Last week to get FREE kids admission to the State Museum

Last week to get FREE kids admission to the State Museum

Kids receive FREE general admission to the State Museum through Sun., Aug. 12!

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Fossil Facts: Ancient Walrus Tusk Found in South Carolina

Posted by on Jul 26, 2018 in Natural History | Comments Off on Fossil Facts: Ancient Walrus Tusk Found in South Carolina

Fossil Facts: Ancient Walrus Tusk Found in South Carolina

What on Earth were walruses doing in South Carolina? Read more to uncover their fascinating history!

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History Day Mystery Artifact Reveal

Posted by on Jul 21, 2018 in History | Comments Off on History Day Mystery Artifact Reveal

History Day Mystery Artifact Reveal

History Day at the State Museum included a Mystery Artifact Contest for guests – and now we’re revealing the truth behind their guesses!

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