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Paleopalooza is free with museum general admission or membership. 4D shows are an additional $5 charge.

Adult (13-61): $8.95
Seniors (62 +): $7.95
Children (3-12): $6.95
Infants 2 and under: FREE

Special Member Offer!

Members, you can bring one buddy and they’ll get FREE general admission during Paleopalooza.

Not a member? Join today!

Paleopalooza Natural History Day

Sat., June 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Join the State Museum for a very special day full of snakes, natural history, fossils, hands-on activities and more at Paleopalooza!


  • Birds of prey (hawks, owls) and flight demonstrations by Winged Ambassadors.

  • Hear from famed SC naturalist and former co-host of ETV’s Nature Scene, Rudy Mancke, at 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  • Snakes Alive! Get an up-close look at live snakes at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

  • Get creative in our drawing constest! Winning drawings will be announced at 3:30 p.m.

  • Show and Tell Fossil Table with State Museum Natural History Curator, Dave Cicimurri.

  • Plus, Kid-friendly fun and hands on activities throughout the museum.

Free with museum general admission or membership!

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Special Offer

Enjoy a 4D double-feature!

See Ice Age: No Time for Nuts 4-D & Tiny Giants 4-D for only $5 during Paleopalooza on June 16!

Offer valid on June 16, 2018. Does not include museum general admission.