Pages Navigation Menu
Categories Navigation Menu

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”

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

Read More

Let’s Learn About Annular Solar Eclipses!

Posted by on Jun 6, 2021 in Astronomy | Comments Off on Let’s Learn About Annular Solar Eclipses!

An annular solar eclipse will occur on June 10th. Learn more about this type of eclipse and whether or not we will be able view it here in South Carolina.

Read More

Q & A with Apollo Astronaut Gen. Charles Duke

Posted by on Jul 10, 2019 in Astronomy, SC in Space | Comments Off on Q & A with Apollo Astronaut Gen. Charles Duke

More than fifty years ago the world stood still as history was made when Apollo 11 touched down on the moon and three brave American...

Read More

Apollo 11’s Journey to the Moon

Posted by on Jun 28, 2019 in Astronomy, SC in Space | Comments Off on Apollo 11’s Journey to the Moon

Explore the history of Apollo 11 and learn about Apollo 16 astronaut, Charles Duke and other notable South Carolinians who contributed to the Apollo program.

Read More

Remembering Bob Ariail

Posted by on May 4, 2018 in Astronomy | Comments Off on Remembering Bob Ariail

The State Museum will forever honor the life and legacy of Robert B. Ariail, one of its most generous benefactors.

Read More

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

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

Read More