Take just one step inside our front doors, and you can’t miss EDDIE. Our 10-year-old boy is the world’s largest child at a towering 40 feet tall and hefty 17.5 tons.

Body Detectives

Uncover the body’s inner workings using simulated scans and 3-D models. Schedule a lab visit to conduct science experiments from dissections to DNA extraction.

Wags & Whiskers

Learn about pet care by becoming a veterinarian, pet owner or a dog or cat groomer. Explore the many ways to choose and care for four-legged friends.

The Cooking Lab

Learn nutritious meal prep and cooking under the guidance of a real chef. A menu of hands-on classes helps growing kids and families cook up a healthier lifestyle.

Maker Works

Created for tinkerers, inventors and artists ages 5 and older, this inspiring workshop is chock-full of materials. Just add your own brainpower and creativity.

My Backyard

Adventurers ages 3 and younger can safely explore our Palmetto State paradise. Venture from mountainside camping to Lowcountry shrimping in just a few steps.

World of Work

Where work is fun! Get behind the wheel of a fire truck, restock the dairy case at My Neighborhood Market, climb on a tractor, service a car or construct on a job site.


The fun doesn’t stop when the seasons change. Whatever the weather, enjoy special learning opportunities indoors or out.

Hours Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Members Free
Children and Adults $11.50
Seniors (age 62+) $10.50
Military (with ID) $10.50
Educator (with ID) $10.50
Groups (15+ w/RSVP) $8.50
Children under two Free