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1515 Main Street

Columbia, SC 29201

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P.O. Box 2068

Columbia, SC 29202

Museum Hours

Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday Closed
Staff is on-site and available to answer questions. Contact Us
Tuesday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Open until 8 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month.
Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


The CMA offers free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day through the Blue Star Museums Program. Simply show your military ID at the visitor services desk and enjoy the CMA for free!


Museum Members FREE - Join today!
Adults $12

Senior citizens
(65 and over)




Students $5

(6 and under)

Does not apply to groups.

Free Sunday admission to the collection sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina. Does not include featured exhibitions.

Public Tours

The CMA offers public tours free with membership or admission. See the schedule and learn more here.