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Sherlock Holmes – Forensic Science Saturday

Forensic Science Saturday

Sat., March 14 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Calling all detectives! Join the State Museum for a special day all about forensic science and crime solving, plus save on kids admission to The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes, with a Jr. Detective Pass and more.

Forensic Science Saturday Includes:

  • Junior Detective Pass:

    Kids (3-12) general admission + Sherlock blockbuster kids admission + Sherlock 4D movie ticket = $18.95 – NOW ONLY $10!

  • Meet McGruff the Crime Dog and City of Columbia police officers – Canceled.

  • Kidprint finger printing program with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department. Sponsored by the Richland County Sheriffs Foundation, this program provides parents with a copy of their child’s fingerprints, and statistical information about their child for use in an emergency.

  • City of Columbia Fire Department will teach guests about fire prevention, how they fight fires and how they investigate fires with a fire truck demonstration from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Canceled.

  • Meet officers from the the Richland County Sheriff’s Department.

  • Hands-on fun including making DNA models and assembling a cipher wheel.

  • And more!

Please Note: Junior Detective Passes are only available on-site and can be purchased at the museum Admissions Desk.

The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes was developed by Exhibits Development Group and Geoffrey M. Curley + Associates in collaboration with the Conan Doyle Estate Limited, the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, and the Museum of London.


Sherlock Holmes 4D: The Great Detective
Following the evidence Holmes and his companion Doctor Watson race after the culprit into the Tower of London and up the clock tower of Big Ben. Offering a truly immersive 3D experience and spectacular 4D effects including lightning, wind blasts, water spray and bubble effects!


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