Roper Mountain Science Center

402 Roper Mountain RD
Greenville, SC 29615


RMSC provides science classes for school children across South Carolina and also teaches in-service programs. The center sits on 62 acres with classrooms/labs, a Living History farm, nature trails, a planetarium and observatory, life science labs, and a rainforest. Public programs at the center are limited to the Friday "Starry Nights" program and the Second Saturday public day. The nature trails, arboretum and butterfly garden are available to the public any time the main gate is open - Monday through Friday 8:30am until 5pm.

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402 Roper Mountain RD
Greenville, SC 29615

Phone: 864-355-8900
Fax: 864-355-8948


  • Admission : M-F Starry Nights $5 adults/teens; $4 students ages 6-12 & seniors; 2nd Sa $6 adults/teens; $5 students ages 6-12 & seniors
  • Days and Hours of Operation : Nature trail M-F 8:30am-5pm; Observatory F 8-10pm; Facilities open 2nd Sa 9am-1pm
  • Days and Holidays Closed : All Greenville County Schools holidays. Also Sa and Su except second Saturdays.