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Oct. 1 through Nov. 4

Get ready for a month-long Halloween adventure as the SC State Museum transforms . . .

Travel past the giant legs of the Wicked Witch and follow the Yellow Brick Road through the museum to explore the wonders of Munchkinland and lots more. Families will delight in the immersive effects of the 4D Theater, enjoy fun-filled Saturdays in OZ and grown-ups can have their own unique OZ experience during Growl at the Moon.

ADMISSION – Activities are free with museum general admission or membership, except for admission to the 4D attraction, The Wizard of Oz 4D Experience™, and tickets to Growl at the Moon, which carry an additional charge. Click HERE for more information on museum admission pricing.


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The Wizard of Oz 4-D Experience™

Showing Oct. 1 – Nov. 4 only!
This beloved classic becomes a modern adventure in The Wizard of Oz 4-D Experience™. Newly restored in digital 3-D with added special effects, be swept along with Dorothy™ as a powerful tornado transports you on an unforgettable adventure. Run time: 16 mins.

Click HERE to see showtimes and get tickets!

THE WIZARD OF OZ and all related characters and elements © & ™ Turner Entertainment Co. (s16)


Saturdays in OZSaturdays in OZ

Every Saturday in October

Join us for The Wizard of Oz 4-D Experience™ themed adventures! Meet the characters from the movie (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.), party with snacks, crafts and games, get a souvenir photo of you in the Land Of OZ™, participate in movie trivia and scavenger hunts and more! Click HERE to see full schedule of activities for each Saturday.

SCSMOzPosterMember Morning in OZ

Sat., Oct. 1 at 8:30 a.m.

Members are invited to enjoy exclusive morning access to the Museum of OZ™ before it opens to the general public at 10 a.m. Featuring member-only showings of The Wizard of Oz 4-D Experience™ at 9:00 and 9:30 a.m. No RSVP required, 4D shows are first-come first served. Members may redeem their 4D attraction tickets or purchase member-priced 4D tickets for $4. Light breakfast refreshments will be served from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Not a member? Click HERE to join today!

tin-man-triviaTin Man™ Trivia during Second Shift Tuesday

Every Tuesday night in October from 6 – 7 p.m.

Guests are invited to show off their Wizard of OZ™ knowledge with Tin Man Trivia. Come with a team of friends and family – or make new friends and form a team at the museum! There will be four rounds of competition and prizes will be awarded to the winning team. Click HERE to learn more about Second Shift Tuesdays.

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Thurs., Oct. 27 from 7 to 10 p.m.

Come Growl at the Moon at the South Carolina State Museum’s after hours Halloween party featuring: a chance to see The Wizard of Oz 4-D Experience™ and a rock and roll laser show, night sky observing in the Boeing Observatory, live music, food, craft beer and more. Click HERE to learn more and get tickets!


Laser Floyd

Laser Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon

This captivating laser light show, choreographed to Pink Floyd’s
full Dark Side of the Moon album, creates a mindbending
landscape of light and sound. Appropriate for ages 17+.

HalloScream Laser

HalloScream Laser Lights

Experience a thrilling family-fun laser light show in the planetarium
featuring Halloween music favorites, including “Thriller,” “Monster Mash,”
“Ghostbusters” and “The Purple People Eater.”

Spooky Live Sky Tour

Spooky Sky Tour

Dragons and witches and ghosts, oh my! See the spooky side of the
Universe in this Halloween-themed live presentation about the night sky.

Click HERE to see showtimes and get tickets!