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Free Museum General Admission for Evacuees

South Carolina State Museum. Columbia, South Carolina, Museum, Attraction, Planetarium, Observatory, 4D Theater, Exhibitions

Museum Hours

Thurs.-Fri: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sun: Noon – 5 p.m.

SPECIAL OFFER! Evacuated families receive FREE general admission from Thurs., Sept. 5 through Sun., Sept. 8.

Explore fascinating changing exhibits and four floors of galleries exploring South Carolina’s history, art and more!

Plus, see our brand new 4D Theater show, Fly Me to the Moon 4-D, and experience, National Parks Adventure, in the planetarium for only $5 each.

* Offer valid for families from the following SC counties currently under a mandatory evacuation order: Colleton County, Beaufort County, Jasper County, Berkeley County, Charleston County, Dorchester County, Horry County and Georgetown County.

Cosmically Cool Fun

Please note: Planetarium and 4D shows are not included with museum general admission and carry an additional ticket price.

Apollo 50: Journey to the Moon

This immersive exhibition takes visitors on a journey through the years of the Apollo program as America raced to accomplish a lunar landing before the Soviet Union.

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Fly Me to the Moon 4-D

Team up with three tweenaged flies and sneak on board the legendary Apollo 11 spacecraft for a mind-blowing experience. Shake, rattle and hold on to your seat in this exciting, interactive adventure. Run time: 16 mins.

Tickets and Showtimes

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Crescent Cafe, Chicken Salad Sandwich

Enjoy a delicious bite from

The Crescent Cafe