Pre-Eclipse Weekend at the South Carolina State Museum

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Pre-Eclipse Weekend at the South Carolina State Museum

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Daily until August 20, 2017
10$ - 15$

Museum Open Fri., Aug. 18 – Sun., Aug. 20 from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. each day

*** Please Note! Weekend tickets do not include museum admission on the day of the solar eclipse. ***

Solar Eclipse 2017 Weekend Tickets include:
– General admission to 4 floors of permanent and changing exhibit galleries featuring South Carolina art, science & tech, natural history and cultural history.
– Special astronomy and space exhibits.
– Special eclipse education pop-up stations and tours.
– Solar Eclipse glasses provided by SCE&G (in preparation for August 21, 2017)
– Access to a special Planetarium Eclipse Show, “Shadows from Space.”
– Access to the Robert B. Ariail Telescope Gallery and Boeing Observatory.
– Access to a 4D theater movie showing
– Admission to the current blockbuster exhibition, “Savage Ancient Seas.”

Guest will also have access to:
– 4,000 sq. ft. South Carolina Gift store, the Cotton Mill Exchange
– Food available for purchase at the Crescent Café
– Bathrooms on every floor
– Free parking (for guests and buses)

Ticket Pricing
Information for school group visit options and pricing is coming soon! Questions? Please email webmaster@scmuseum.org

Gen. Admission: Adults $15; Seniors (65 & above) $15; Children (3 -12) $12

Museum Members: Adults $5; Seniors (65 & above) $5; Children (3 -12) $5

Groups (for non-school groups of 10 or more): Adults $13; Seniors (65 & above) $13; Children (3 -12): $10

Details

Date:
August 18
Time:
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cost:
10$ - 15$
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Website:
http://scmuseum.org/eclipse

Venue

South Carolina State Museum
301 Gervais St.
Columbia, SC 29201 United States

Organizer

South Carolina State Museum
Phone:
803-898-4921
Email:
webmaster@scmuseum.org
Website:
http://www.scmuseum.org/