EdVenture Children's Museum and its collection

EdVenture Children's Museum

EdVenture is the largest children's museum in the Southeast United States , located in Columbia, South Carolina . It is second only to The Children's Museum of Indianapolis which is the largest children's museum in the world. EdVenture opened to the public in 2003. It has 8 galleries covering 92,000 square feet (8,500 m ), plus hands-on exhibits, 2 resource centers, and a 200-seat theater. 40,000 square feet (3,700 m ) of the total 92,000 square feet (8,500 m ) is devoted to exhibit galleries, laboratories and visitor amenities. An additional 7,000 square feet (700 m ) of outdoor gallery space is located just outside the museum's front door. Within the total 92,000 square feet (8,500 m ) there are approximately 350 individual hands-on exhibits. There is also a statue of 'Eddie' on the first floor of the museum which children can climb into and learn about the insides of people . EdVenture is located at 211 Gervais Street in midtown Columbia, next to the South Carolina State Museum .


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EdVenture Children's Museum
211 Gervais Street
SC 29201 Columbia
South Carolina

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Opening hours

9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
12:00 – 17:00


Under 24 monthsFree


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211 Gervais Street, Columbia

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