Visiting The State House
Guided tours are available Monday through Friday free-of-charge. Each tour is preceded with the viewing of a 15 minute DVD on the history and architecture of the State House.
South Carolina State Museum
The State Museum is housed in its largest artifact, the former Columbia Mill. The State Museum has more than 70,000 artifacts in its collection. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Experience the Wild Side of the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden as you get an inside look at some out-of-sight places. Encounter animals up close, explore behind the scenes and meet experienced keepers - Take an Adventure Tour - Maximize your Zoo visit with hands-on, interactive activities that the whole family can enjoy!
Columbia Museum of Art
The Columbia Museum of Art celebrates outstanding artistic creativity through its collection, exhibitions and programs, interacting in ways that engage the mind and enrich the spirit.
Welcome to EdVenture
The South's largest Children's Museum. EdVenture’s mission is to inspire children, youth, and the adults who care about them to experience the joy of learning.
SC Confederate Relic Room & Military Museum
Military History Museum - For over a century, the mission has been to collect and preserve the military history of this state. When you enter Columbia's oldest museum, you uncover the state's martial tradition from the Revolutionary War to the present War on Terror.
Prepare to feel the presence that will make your senses come alive with excitement - a presence that goes beyond breathtaking views, beyond hair-raising adventures, beyond the intimidating world-class roller coasters -- the presence of Carowinds. From the moment you enter, enchantment begins and the fun never ends.
Parks & Recreation
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