Discovery Lab Open

Meets at the Museum – 2-4 PM (June – Aug.)
No charge

Butterfly Discovery

Meets at the Museum, 3 PM (June -Aug.)
$10 adult, $5 child (ages 4-12)

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Many of our programs, tours, and activities book to full capacity. Please call or continue to the event calendar to make your reservations now.

Blue Crab Discovery

Meets at the Museum – 9:30 AM
$15 per adult, $10 per child

Beach Discovery

Mitchelville Beach Park – 10 AM
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

Kayaking

Meets at Jarvis Creek Water Sports – 10 AM
$32 adult, $28 child (ages 5-12 with adult)

Marine Science Expedition

Meets at CC Haigh Landing on Pinckney Island (June – Aug.) – 10 AM
$45 adult, $30 child (12 and under with adult).

Sea Turtle Life

Meets at the Museum – 2 PM
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Exploring Pinckney Island

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge (2 PM through 5/30)
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

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Birding at Pinckney Island 

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge (6/7 and 6/21)     7:30 AM   $12 adult (12 and older only)

Dolphin Research Excursion

Meets at Calhoun Street Dock, Bluffton
$55 per person (ages 10 and older)  10 AM on 6/14, 6/21, 7/5, 7/12, 7/19, 8/2, 8/9, 8/16, 8/23, and 8/30

Forts of Port Royal

Meets at Port Royal Golf Clubhouse – 10 AM
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 7-12)

Honey Horn Nature Walk

Meets at the Museum – 10 AM
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Kayaking

Meets at Jarvis Creek Water Sports – 10 AM
$32 adult, $28 child (ages 5-12 with adult) .

Lowcountry Critters

Meets at the Museum -10 AM – 2 PM (6/7 – 11/29)
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Discovery Lab Open

Meets at the Museum – 2-4 PM (June – Aug.)
No charge

Butterfly Discovery

Meets at the Museum – 3 PM (6/7 – 8/30)
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Dolphin & Nature Cruise

Meets at Broad Creek Marina – 3 PM
$19 adult, $13 children

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Many of our programs, tours, and activities book to full capacity. Please call or continue to the event calendar to make your reservations now.

Blue Crab Discovery

Meets at the Museum – 9:30 AM
$15 per adult, $10 per child

Exploring Pinckney Island

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge – 10 AM (June-Aug) or 2 PM (Sept. – May)
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

Honey Horn History Walk

Meets at the Museum – 10 AM
$10 per adult, $5 for children (4-12 years)

Kayaking

Meets at Jarvis Creek Water Sports – 10 AM
$32 adult, $28 child (ages 5-12
with adult)

Reptiles and Amphibians

Meets at the Museum – 2 PM
$10 adult, $5 child (ages 4-12) Reservations are Required

Civil War Era

Meets at the Museum – 3 PM
$7 per person

Sea Turtle Talk

Meeting location given at registration – 7:30 PM
$20 adult, $15 child (ages 5-12)

Birding at Pinckney Island 

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge

(6/15 & 6/29)     7:30 AM   $12 adult (12 and older only)

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Many of our programs, tours, and activities book to full capacity. Please call or continue to the event calendar to make your reservations now.

 

Salt Marsh Discovery

Meets at the Museum – 10 AM
$10 adult, $5 child (ages 4-12)

Lowcountry Critters

Meets at the Museum (6/2 – 11/24) – 10AM – 2 PM
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Paint Party with Amiri

Meets at the Museum -11 AM – in August, 9/8, 9/22, 10/6, 10/13
$45 per person (8 and up)

Dolphin & Nature Cruise

Meets at Broad Creek Marina – 3 PM
$19 adult, $13 children

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Many of our programs, tours, and activities book to full capacity. Please call or continue to the event calendar to make your reservations now.

Sweetgrass Basket Class

Meets at the Museum (Offered 6/10, 6/24, 7/8, 7/22, 8/12, and 8/26)
$65 per person

 

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The main gate of the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn is open. Effective 6/1/17, please use our entrance from the Cross Island Parkway on ramp.

 

Recent Archaeological Research on Hilton Head Island – Thursday, August 3rd – 4 PM – Free

Dr. Matthew Sanger and his students from Binghamton University have worked at various archaeological sites on Hilton Head Island during summer field schools in 2016 and 2017. Of particular interest to Dr. Sanger is the Sea Pines Shell Ring, a site that is estimated to date to around 4,000 years ago, making it one of the oldest Native American sites on Hilton Head Island.  Join us to hear what Dr. Sanger and his students have discovered during their excavations this year. Dr. Matthew Sanger is an Assistant Professor and Co-Director of Public Archaeology at Binghamton University in New York. No reservations are necessary, seating is available first come, first serve. Ages 12 and older, please.

Family Fun Day – Thursday, August 10th – 10 AM – 2 PM

Join the Museum and many of its community partners and supporters for a fun filled day of activities including: indigo dyeing, bird watching, cast net throwing, and more! Visit the Tom Peeples Discovery Lab, the Karen Wertheimer Butterfly Habitat, the insect house, and boardwalks. Meet volunteers and staff from other local organizations with a focus upon our arts, culture, and environment. Food and drink available for purchase – no charge to attend Family Fun Day!

Italian Heritage Festival – Saturday, September 16th

The Italian American Club of Hilton Head will host its 8th annual Italian Heritage Festival at the Coastal Discovery Museum from 11:30 – 4 on Saturday, September 16th. This is a day of fun, food, and entertainment for old and young – Italian or not! Admission is $6 for ages 10 and older (under 10 free). No pets allowed and lawn chairs are encouraged. Tickets are for sale at the Coastal Discovery Museum.

 

 

 

 

History Day – Saturday, October 14th

Hilton Head Island History Day offers two unique ways to witness the island’s history. Docent-led bike tours and docent-led trolley tours offer four guided morning and afternoon explorations of the island’s military history, its role in the Civil War, and its historical dedication to preserving its waterways and agriculture.  Mid-day, food and beverages will be available for purchase at Honey Horn as well as a local author book sale presented by the Island Writers’ Network. End your day at Hudson’s Seafood on the Docks between the hours of 5:00 and 7:00pm for a Lowcountry Boil and a performance by the legendary Mt. Calvary Inspirational Dancers.Tours by Trolley or Bike of many of Hilton Head Island’s historic sites. Space is limited and reservations are required. Tickets are available now!  Click here to learn more.

70 Honey Horn Drive – Hilton Head Island, SC -843-689-6767