Note: This event is now sold out! Check out the other eclipse events happening all over the Columbia, S.C. region: http://totaleclipsecol
Museum Open Mon., Aug, 21 from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
To sign-up to receive a notification email if the museum is able to release more general public tickets for Total Solar Eclipse Day, please visit http://scmuseum.org/eclipse/eclipse-day-tickets/
Solar Eclipse Day Tickets include:
Special appearance by South Carolina native and Apollo 16 astronaut, Gen. Charles Duke. In addition to being CAPCOM (Capsule Communicator) during the Apollo 11 Moon landing, in April 1972 Duke became the tenth man to walk on the Moon during Apollo 16.
Reserved common area outside the museum for safe viewing of the total solar eclipse (with access to restrooms and water)
Solar Eclipse viewing glasses provided by SCE&G (Remember, looking directly at a solar eclipse could damage your eyes!)
Special astronomy and space exhibits.
Special eclipse education pop-up stations and tours
Access to a special Planetarium Eclipse Show, Shadows from Space:
When the Moon passes directly in front of the Sun, the world changes. Journey into space to see what causes this magnificent celestial display, which everyone here in Columbia will enjoy on Aug. 21, 2017.
NEW ADDITION! Access to NASA Langley’s Centennial Experience Trailer showcasing 100 years of historic accomplishments with a variety of NASA artifacts, audiovisual technology and unique 3D imagery and more.
Access to the Robert B. Ariail Telescope Gallery and Boeing Observatory.
Access to a 4D theater movie showing of, The LEGO® Movie™ 4-D Experience®
Admission to the current blockbuster exhibition, Savage Ancient Seas
Admission to 4 floors of permanent and changing exhibit galleries featuring South Carolina art, science & tech, natural history and cultural history.
Guests will also have access to:
Food and drinks available for purchase
4,000 sq. ft. South Carolina Gift store, the Cotton Mill Exchange
Bathrooms on every floor
Parking options available
Tickets must be purchased in advance and are non-refundable. Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
GEN. ADMISSION – SOLD OUT
Seniors (65 & above): $29.95
Children (3 -12): $24.95
MUSEUM MEMBER – SOLD OUT
Must present member card on arrival.
Seniors (65 & above): $23.95
Children (3 -12): $19.95
GROUPS – SOLD OUT
For non-school groups of 10 or more.
Seniors (65 & above):$27.95
Children (3 -12): $22.95
Located at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia, S.C.