EdVenture Children’s Museum in Columbia, SC is ready to take you on an interactive journey that will open doors to new ways of exploring your world. From romping through the amazing anatomy of EDDIE®, the world’s largest child, to firefighting on a full-size fire truck or discovering the mysteries of DNA, EdVenture is the perfect destination for curious minds and the ultimate launch pad for sparking imaginations! Behind EdVenture’s doors, are nine world-class exhibit galleries, a library, learning laboratories, resource centers and other visitor amenities. Two additional outdoor gallery spaces are located just outside the museum’s front doors. Within the total 92,000 square feet that is EdVenture Children’s Museum, there are more than 350 individual hands-on experiences! Visit the South’s largest children’s museum!
Hundreds of butterflies are taking flight at EdVenture Children's Museum this spring. Visit EdVenture’s living nature exhibit, Blooming Butterflies, and explore the world of these fascinating insects! From May to October, you are invited to step into this 2,500 square foot habitat for an up close view of dozens of species of trees and plants to showcase over 20 species of butterflies and moths native to the Southeast. Free with museum admission.