About Us

Building a Love of Learning

EdVenture is a not-for-profit educational institution dedicated to creating new generations of lifelong learners through museum experiences, afterschool programming and camps. Helping shape a new generation of people who love to learn is at the core of all we do. In fact, our mission is to inspire children, youth and the adults who care about them to experience the joy of learning as individuals, as families and as a community.

Our Vision

To create new generations of lifelong learners.

Our Mission

To inspire children, youth, and the adults who care about them to experience the joy of learning.

Our Values


2011 IMLS Gold Medal Winners

View our 2017 Impact Report

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Here is a look at our 2016-2017 Fiscal Year 990 


Working closely with community organizations and groups to make the Midlands a better place for children and families.

Employment Opportunities 

Making work a little more fun every day.

Facility Rental

Adding innovative design, colorful décor and festive feeling to special events and gatherings.


Inspiring children to think, dream and learn big.


Believing that learning benefits South Carolinians big and small.

Volunteer Opportunities

Giving back every hour of every day.


The world's largest 10-year old boy. 




Hours Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Members Free
Children and Adults $11.95
Seniors (age 62+) $10.95
Military (with ID) $10.95
Educator (with ID) $10.95
Groups (15+ w/RSVP) $8.50
Children under two Free