The Outback

Meets at Shelter Cove Marina – 1 PM
$95 adult, $70 child
(Under 12 with adult)

 

Museum Hours – 11 AM – 3 PM

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Kids Story Time

Meets at the Museum – 10:30 AM

Geared for younger visitors – no charge.

Reptiles and Amphibians

Meets at the Museum – 11 AM
$10 adult, $5 child

Savannah Port Tour

Meets at Westin Savannah Harbor Resort and Spa Dock, 11 AM
$55 adult, $35 child (under 12
with adult)

Dolphin Eco Tour

Meets at Shelter Cove Marina, 1:30 PM
$45 adult, $35 child (under 12
with adult)

Discovery Lab Open House

Meets at the Museum – 2-4 PM – March – November
$2 per person

Museum Hours: 9 AM – 4:30 PM

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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.

 

 

Hilton Head Farmers Market

At the Coastal Discovery Museum
9 AM – 1 PM

Blue Crab Discovery

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

Kayaking

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

Beach Discovery

Fish Haul Beach Park –  10 AM June – August
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

May River Maritime Cruise

Meets at Calhoun Street Dock – Bluffton – 10:30 AM
$35 adult, $25 child (ages 4-12
with adult)

Preschooler Program – Wonderful Wings

Meets at the Museum – 11 AM   – $5 per person

Reptiles and Amphibians

Meets at the Museum – 1 PM   – $10 adult, $5 child

Butterfly Discovery

Meets at the Museum – 3 PM   – $12 adult, $7 child

Museum Hours: 9 AM – 4:30 PM

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

Birding at Pinckney Island 

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge
7:30 AM (except Jan. and July)  $12 adult (12 and older only)

Marsh Tacky Horse Tour

Meets at the Museum – 9:30 AM $12 per adult, $7 per child

Kayaking

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

Forts of Port Royal

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

Critters Meet and Greet

Meets at the Museum – 10 AM – 1 PM
$10 adult, $5 child

Explore Honey Horn

Meets at the Museum – 11 AM $12 per adult, $7 per child

The Outback

Meets at Shelter Cove Marina
1 PM – 5:30 PM
$95 adult, $70 child (Under 12 with adult)

Discovery Lab Open House

Meets at the Museum – 2-4 PM
$2 per person

Dolphin and Nature Cruise

Meets at Broad Creek Marina – 3 PM
$21 adult, $13 child

Museum Hours – 9 AM – 4:30 PM

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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 (April – November) – $15 adult, $10 child

Kayaking

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

Exploring Pinckney Island

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge
10 AM, $12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

May River Maritime Cruise

Meets at Calhoun Street Dock – Bluffton
10:30 AM, $35 adult, $25 child (ages 4-12
with adult)

Preschooler Program – Marsh Critters

Meets at the Museum – 11 AM
$5 per person

Sea Turtle Life

Meets at the Museum – 1 PM
$10 adult, $5 child

Dolphin Eco Tour

Meets at Shelter Cove Marina – 1:30
$45 adult, $35 child (under 12
with adult)

Civil War Era

Meets at the Museum – 3 PM
$12 adult, $7 child

Discovery Night at the Museum

Meets at the Museum – 5 PM (times may vary)
Prices vary depending upon the class.

Museum Hours – 9 AM – 4:30 PM

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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.

Butterfly Discovery

Meets at the Museum – 9:30 AM   – $12 adult, $7 child

Critters Meet and Greet

Meets at the Museum – 10 AM – 1 PM
$10 adult, $5 child

Under the Sea

Meets at the Museum –  1 PM
$10 adult, $5 child

Daufuskie Island Artisans and   History Tour

Meets at Shelter Cove Marina – 1 PM
$95 adult, $70 child

Sea Creatures for Kids

Meets at the Museum – 2:30 PM – $5 per person

Blue Crab Discovery

Meets at the Museum – 3 PM  – $15 adult, $10 child

Dolphin and Nature Cruise

Meets at Broad Creek Marina – 3 PM
$21 adult, $13 child

Museum Hours – 9 AM – 4:30 PM

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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 – 6/20, 7/11, 7/25, 8/8, 8/22
10:30 AM
$65 per person

Dolphin Eco Tour

Meets at Shelter Cove Marina – 1:30 PM
$45 adult, $35 child (under 12
with adult)

Daufuskie Island Artisans and   History Tour

Meets at Shelter Cove Marina – 1 PM
$95 adult, $70 child

Museum Hours – 9AM – 4:30 PM

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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.

The Museum’s buildings and grounds are currently closed. Please check back for information soon. On and off-site guided tours are canceled through May 31. Please consider making a donation to the museum by clicking here.

Please visit our Facebook or Instagram pages to see videos and other educational content while we are closed.

Thank you to our supporters!

We want to thank our donors, members and volunteers for honoring us with your support during this difficult time in our community and country. We are honored and humbled by your dedication to our mission of inspiring people to care for the Lowcountry. We would like to thank Bargain Box, The Breedlove Foundation, Coastal States Bank, Palmetto Electric Trust, Women in Philanthropy, and the Women’s Association of Hilton Head Island for their ongoing support of the museum.

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Support Coastal Discovery Museum on Amazon Smile

A quick, easy way to support the museum is by shopping with Amazon through Amazon Smile. When you use Amazon Smile and choose the museum as your charity Amazon will donates .5% of your eligible purchases to us. All you have to do is go to www.smile.amazon.com and log in using your normal Amazon login and password then choose Coastal Discovery Museum as your charity. From there you just shop normally. Remember to go to Smile.Amazon.Com each time and you will be helping us while you shop for your necessities.

Hilton Head Farmer’s Market

Tuesdays at Coastal Discovery Museum – 9 AM – 1 PM – At this time, the Market will remain open, with vendors spread out in a large space to allow safe social distancing.

Visit the Hilton Head Farmers Market at the Coastal Discovery Museum every Tuesday from 9:00am-1:00pm. Take home fresh local produce, pasture raised chicken, free range rabbit, pork, seafood, salsa, fresh sausage, cookies, breads, she crab soup, and more.  Free Parking.  Shop local, meet new friends, strengthen our community, and rebuild our local food economy!  Farmer Vendor application here. Food Vendor application here. Follow the Market’s activities on its Facebook page here.

Support Coastal Discovery Museum on Amazon Smile

A quick, easy way to support the museum is by shopping with Amazon through Amazon Smile. When you use Amazon Smile and choose the museum as your charity Amazon will donates .5% of your eligible purchases to us. All you have to do is go to www.smile.amazon.com and log in using your normal Amazon login and password then choose Coastal Discovery Museum as your charity. From there you just shop normally. Remember to go to Smile.Amazon.Com each time and you will be helping us while you shop for your necessities.

Virtual Art Market at Historic Honey Horn

 April 25 – May 24 – Visit Artists Online!

Instead of strolling through artists’ booth under historic live oaks we’re asking you to scroll through their websites to find that perfect piece of original art to take home. Visit our Facebook Event Page to find more information. You may also click here for a list of participating artists and find links to their websites. Photos coming soon! For more information, please email artmarket@coastaldiscovery.org.

Kid’s Story Time

This event is currently being offered in video format – on our Facebook page. Check back each week for a new book.

Look, listen, and learn! Kids will love hearing local stories and learning about Lowcountry wildlife and history. Stories are geared towards preschool and lower elementary aged children, but the whole family will enjoy! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

No fee and no registration. Sponsored by TD Bank.  Click here to find this week’s Story Time! Visit this page to see all of our Story Time readings.

Explore Online

Check out our educational videos about the Lowcountry and learn more about our amazing environment and history. Our staff has been putting together some great digital content to share while we are not able to visit in person. Visit our Video Page here. And, join our education staff to dive into the wonders of the Salt Marsh here.

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

Current Hours for Property: Monday – Friday 9 AM – 4:30 PM

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