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What can you expect from a place that is home to the

World’s Largest Child? Big things!

The oldest and the largest of all three of our EdVenture locations offers 92,000 square feet of fun mixed with interactive exhibits and activities to excite your mind and spark your imagination! From the books and puppets in our library, to sitting in thecockpit of a Boeing 757 and climbing a mountain of tires, there are nearly endless opportunities to play, create, and learn.

Columbia Admission

Members   -   Free
Children and Adults   -   $11.95
Seniors (age 62+)   -       $10.95
Military (with ID)   -        $10.95
Children under two    -   Free


YES, Every Child!

Reduced Admission:
Families who receive SNAP, WIC or Medicaid benefits receive $2 admission per person. (Must present proof of assistance i.e SNAP/Medicaid card or WIC Voucher)




Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Saturday: 9:00 am– 4 pm
Sunday & Monday: Closed 



Field Trips




Columbia Exhibits

Brought to you by Dupre Express Catering! 

Eddie’s Café offers healthy and fresh lunches and snacks daily. The chefs at Eddie’s Café use local, fresh ingredients in salads, sandwiches and daily specials! Special kid’s menu available!

For a full menu and daily specials, check out their Facebook page

Dupre’s offers catering for private events. For catering inquiries, contact Barry at 803-351-2130. 

Come find us!


211 Gervais St
Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 779-3100


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