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The South Carolina State Museum is a state-of-the-art facility featuring four floors of permanent and changing exhibits, a digital dome planetarium, 4D interactive theater and an observatory. The State Museum, the largest and most comprehensive...more
All reviews four floors south carolina cotton mill natural history civil war great gift shop interesting exhibits confederate relic room all ages learn something on display solar eclipse old mill great place to visit planetarium telescope dinosaurs
This museum has a little bit of everything. It has exhibits talking about every part of South Carolina history and all of the major industries of the state. This was my first time visiting S. Carolina and I could have spent all day at this...More
My husband and I visited the museum and planetarium last week and really enjoyed it.
There’s also an observatory, but we didn’t get a chance to visit that.
It’s October, so it’s all about Halloween, of course! We really enjoyed the Wizard of Oz forest...More
The is a very nice facility in a renovated mill building. Enjoyed all of the exhibits, especially the observatory where we could look through a variety of telescopes and see several planets very clearly. Wonderful experience. Highly recommended.
Amazing cross section of the history of a state that has flown under so many flags and has such a rich and diverse fabric woven into its very foundation. South Carolina was the home of native tribes, touched upon by DeSoto, was prominent as a...More
Went to visit and explore; there are some nice exhibits and it was worth some time there. I was excited about the planetarium and film as I always try to visit these at museums that have them. This one was not up to par; the...More
There is a package that we got when went that included the main museums and attractions. I seem to remember that if you wanted to see more than 3 of the offered attractions the package became worthwhile.
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There are interactive exhibits at the museum for children. If at child is at the age of five, it would a fun visit. Edventure is a great for younger children. A lot of interactive activities at Edventure and children can be... More
There are interactive exhibits at the museum for children. If at child is at the age of five, it would a fun visit. Edventure is a great for younger children. A lot of interactive activities at Edventure and children can be active there. A lot more movement activities at Edventure.