TRAVELING FOOTBALL EXHIBIT ARRIVES AT EDVENTURE
Down, Set, Hike! Are you ready for some football?
COLUMBIA, SC– May 10, 2013– Score a touchdown with Football! This popular traveling exhibit from the Museum of Discovery opens May 18 through September 22 at EdVenture Children’s Museum. Aside from being a competitive sport, Football is a 3,000 square foot exhibit that introduces visitors to the science, mathematics and technology behind the popular sport.
Football brings all the excitement and experience of playing football while teaching about the science that makes it all possible. Test your throwing skills in the Passing Cage, try and match the speed of an NFL running back and learn the ideal trajectory for kicking a field goal. Football covers everything from the history of the game to the aerodynamics involved in kicking a field goal!
Football is composed of nine different zones each addressing a different aspect of the game, from the physics of tackling to the balance needed for cheerleading. Football fans will enjoy a mixture of artifacts, videos and hands-on activities. So what are you waiting for? Put on your helmet and get in the game!
The mission of EdVenture is to inspire children to experience the joy of learning. EdVenture is dedicated to lifelong learning through its 92,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor interactive exhibit space and in its educational outreach programs and after school programs. The museum has welcomed visitors from all 50 states and 18 foreign countries, creating shared experiences and memories for families learning together. For more information about EdVenture, visit www.edventure.org or call (803) 779-3100.
*EdVenture is open on Mondays beginning Memorial Day until Labor Day*
Hours: Mon. - Sat.: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.
Admission: Children and Adults: $11.50, Seniors: (age 62+) $10.50, Military: (with ID) $10.50, Groups: (15+ w/reservation) $8.50, Members: Free, Children under one: Free