PLEASE NOTE: We will be closed to the public from July 28th through August 16, 2024 for exhibit changeover and maintenance. We will reopen on Saturday, August 17th.

Hours and Admission

For additional information on general admission and special group pricing please call 1-251-208-6893.
For general information please call our Box Office 1-251-208-6893.
Please see our calendar here for any special closings or holidays.


Click for a Virtual Tour of some of our main galleries.


Hours (Memorial Day – Labor Day):

Tuesday – Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Closed to the public Sunday and Monday.

Gift Shop hours – 10:30-3:30

Poarch Creek Digital Dome Theater is open with more choices and showtimes. Click here for movies and showtimes.



Holiday Hours
The Exploreum closes for the following holidays:

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Joe Cain Day (Sunday before Mardi Gras), Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday and Easter Sunday.

The Exploreum will be OPEN on some Mondays during select holidays. Dates subject to change. Please call our box office to confirm open and closed dates. 1-251-208-6893.

Groups and Field Trips:
Please call 1-251-208-6880 for special group and field trip rates. See our field trip page for more details.

Military Discounts (during non-Blue Star programs):
Active Duty/Retired Personnel with proper ID receive member rate: Free/Discount Exhibit only admission or $6.00 combo. Dependents/Spouse/Any other military personnel with proper ID receive $1.25 off Exhibits admission.

EXPLOREUM POLICIES: Once tickets are redeemed, refunds, exchanges and rain checks are not offered. Exploreum prices include sales tax. The Exploreum is a smoke-free facility. No outside food, beverages or coolers are allowed. Days and hours of operation are subject to change without notice. The Exploreum is not responsible for lost and stolen items. Children under the age of 16 must be chaperoned by an adult.



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