General Information

What can you expect from a place that is home to the World’s Largest Child? Big things! Come explore 92,000 square feet of fun mixed with interactive exhibits and activities to excite your mind and spark your imagination.

EdVenture is a smoke-free, gum-free and latex balloon-free facility!

For admission and safety purposes, EdVenture considers individuals aged 16 and older an adult. All visiting adults must be accompanied by a child (under 16) to enter. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.


Hours of Operation


Mondays – Sundays: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Address 

211 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Parking

FREE parking is available in the surface lot shared with the SC State Museum and in the Columbia Mills Parking Deck. Handicapped parking near main entrance.

Food and Drinks

Outside food or meals are not allowed in the museum. Food and drinks are available at the Carousel Cafe in the museum! 

Breastfeeding

A space is available for nursing mothers in My Backyard on the second floor.

Stroller Parking

Available on the porch in My Backyard on the second floor.

Lost & Found

If you’ve lost or found an item during your visit, please see the Welcome Desk or call 803-779-3100.

 

 

Hours Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission
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