February Ongoing Events Calendar
THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS: The Illustrations of Charles Santore exhibit is open at the Upcountry History Museum through Feb. 2. Step into the pages this holiday classic through full-size wall murals, displays of 20th century children’s toys and holiday trimmings, as well as an extraordinary dollhouse from the museum’s permanent collection. For more information, call 864-467-3100 or visit www.upcountryhistory.org.
THE AMAZING CASTLE, an interactive bilingual (English and Spanish) exhibition featuring knights, kings, queens and a dragon, is open through May 10 at the Upcountry History Museum. The exhibit will invite visitors to travel back in time to a medieval village filled with opportunities for problem-solving,
storytelling and imaginative play. For more information, call 864-467-3100 or visit www.upcountryhistory.org.
THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF SHERLOCK HOLMES is open at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia. Learn about the practices of Sherlock Holmes, the world in which Conan Doyle drew from to develop his stories and the history of forensic science. Sherlock Exhibition tickets are $17.95 each for adults, $15.95 each for seniors (ages 62 and older) and $13.95 each for children (ages 3 –12) and include museum general admission. Infants ages 2 and younger are free. Visit scmuseum.org for more information.
THE GREAT OUTDOORS is open through summer of 2020 at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. Celebrate the wildlife and natural resources of the Upstate. To learn more, visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.
THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF THE UPSTATE’S SPARTANBURG location is open at 130 Magnolia St. For details, visit http://www.tcmupstate.org/spartanburg.
EXPLORE STEM ACTIVITIES at Discovery Place Science in Charlotte, NC. For details, visit https://science.discoveryplace.org.
TRUMPETS, WEIRD AND WONDERFUL: Treasures from the National Music Museum is now open at the Carolina Music Museum. Admission is $6 each for adults, $5 each for seniors and military, $4 each for ages 4 – 18 and free for ages 3 and younger. Visit https://carolinamusicmuseum.org.
FLIGHT, featuring a 757 cockpit and more, is open at EdVenture in Columbia. For details, visit http://edventure.org.
BRICKSALIVE is open at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. It features 250,000 LEGO bricks in more than a dozen animal sculptures representing species that call South Carolina home. Visit http://scaquarium.org.