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South Carolina and Reconstruction, 1865 – 1876 – Gallery Image 1

Posted by on Apr 6, 2018 in Photo Posts | Comments Off on South Carolina and Reconstruction, 1865 – 1876 – Gallery Image 1

South Carolina and Reconstruction, 1865 – 1876 – Gallery Image 1

South Carolina and Reconstruction, 1865-1876 Now Open The years following the Civil War were a time of great upheaval. This exhibition uses artifacts from the time period to examine the devastation of the war, the changes in labor, society, and the law. Visitors will learn that while Reconstruction ended in 1876, we continue to struggle with its promises today. Click HERE to learn...

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9 Unique State Museum Experiences to Enjoy During Spring Break

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Holidays | Comments Off on 9 Unique State Museum Experiences to Enjoy During Spring Break

9 Unique State Museum Experiences to Enjoy During Spring Break

Kids out of school? Family and friends in town? Visiting Columbia? The South Carolina State Museum is the perfect destination this Spring Break!

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Black Holes Planetarium Experience at the State Museum

Posted by on Mar 22, 2018 in Video Posts | Comments Off on Black Holes Planetarium Experience at the State Museum

Black Holes Planetarium Experience at the State Museum

This planetarium show brings to life all that is fascinating, frightening and extreme in the world of black holes. See it on your next museum visit!

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5 Romantic Reasons to Spend Valentine’s Day at Amore Under the Stars

Posted by on Feb 7, 2018 in Events | Comments Off on 5 Romantic Reasons to Spend Valentine’s Day at Amore Under the Stars

5 Romantic Reasons to Spend Valentine’s Day at Amore Under the Stars

Here are a few reasons to make Amore Under the Stars at the South Carolina State Museum a part of your Valentine’s Day plans!

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How to See the Super Blue Blood Moon from Columbia

Posted by on Jan 29, 2018 in Astronomy | Comments Off on How to See the Super Blue Blood Moon from Columbia

How to See the Super Blue Blood Moon from Columbia

Boeing Observatory manager Matthew Whitehouse is here with a few tips on viewing this week’s Super Blue Blood Moon from Columbia, South Carolina.

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Tiny Giants 4-D Experience® Now Playing at the State Museum

Posted by on Jan 18, 2018 in 4-D Theater | Comments Off on Tiny Giants 4-D Experience® Now Playing at the State Museum

Tiny Giants 4-D Experience® Now Playing at the State Museum

BIG action in small sizes leaps to life in Tiny Giants 4-D Experience®! Immerse yourself in the world of a chipmunk as he navigates the dangers of changing seasons, food struggles and more. Now playing at the South Carolina State Museum!

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Last Minute Lesson Plan: Jacob’s Ladder

Posted by on Jan 8, 2018 in Education | Comments Off on Last Minute Lesson Plan: Jacob’s Ladder

Last Minute Lesson Plan: Jacob’s Ladder

Gather up the ribbon and glue, it’s time for Last Minute Lesson Plan on how to make a Jacob’s Ladder! This is a great classroom activity for grades 3 – 5.

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LAST WEEK to enjoy Holiday Shows at the State Museum

Posted by on Dec 30, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on LAST WEEK to enjoy Holiday Shows at the State Museum

LAST WEEK to enjoy Holiday Shows at the State Museum

Don’t miss these exciting and fun holiday shows at the South Carolina State Museum before they end on Jan. 5, 2018!

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Star of Bethlehem: Full Dome Planetarium Experience Now Showing

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 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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Exhibit Picture 3: Eclipsing 50

Posted by on Nov 9, 2017 in Art, Exhibits, Photo Posts | Comments Off on Exhibit Picture 3: Eclipsing 50

Exhibit Picture 3: Eclipsing 50

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