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.
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
211 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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.
A space is available for nursing mothers in My Backyard on the second floor.
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.