EdVenture Children's Museum:  Columbia   |   Hartsville   |   Myrtle Beach

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


Members   -   Free

Children and Adults   -   $11.95

Seniors (age 62+)   -   $10.95

Military (with ID)   -   $10.95

Educator (with ID)   -   $10.95

Groups (15+ w/RSVP)   -   $8.50

Children under two    -   Free

  • BeABoss 2019

    BeABoss 2019

    Be A Leader

     EdVenture's annual youth summit, Be A Boss, will be held on April 27, 2019. It looks to welcome 200 6th-12th graders for a free, one-day conference designed to develop their leadership skills, increase self-confidence, maintain a healthy self-image and create plans for success.


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  • Employment Opportunities

    Employment Opportunities

    Join the EdVenture Family!

    Would you like to join a team that’s part of a positive, challenging and rewarding work environment? We’re always looking for bright minds for employment at EdVenture


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  • Support Us

    Support Us

    Building a Stronger Connection!

    We’re on a mission to make EdVenture experiences accessible to all children. With you by our side, we know it’s possible to impact lives by inspiring the joy of learning.


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About Us

Building a Love of Learning

Helping shape a new generation of people who love to learn is at the core of all we do. In fact, our mission is to inspire children, youth and the adults who care about them to experience the joy of learning as individuals, as families and as a community.



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  • Meet EDDIE!

    Meet EDDIE!

    The world’s largest 10 year-old boy! He is 40 feet tall & weighs 35,000 pounds. If you listen carefully you can hear his stomach actually growl, his heart beat and air pass through his lungs.


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  • Traveling Exhibits

    Traveling Exhibits

    The first-floor traveling galleries host traveling exhibits from across the nation and some created right here at EdVenture. Follow us on social media for updates as our traveling exhibits change.


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  • Maker Works

    Maker Works

    Ingenuity and imagination converge in our amazing maker workshop. Designed for ages five and older, Maker Works has materials and tools to help ideas take flight.


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Come find us!


211 Gervais St
Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 779-3100


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