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The Hunt for Treasure!

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Saturday, February 16 - 9:00 AM until Sunday, June 2 - 9:30 PM

The Children's Museum of the Upstate will host NRG! Exhibits "The Hunt for Treasure!" from February 16th through June 2nd, 2013.  This traveling exhibit explores the intrigue and excitement of treasure hunting. On display  "The Hunt for Treasure!" invites visitors to learn about shipwrecks, treasure hunters, tools for hunting treasure and how to look for treasure close to home.

"The Hunt for Treasure!" has four themes including sunken treasure, buried treasure, metal detecting and the modern treasure hunt. The hands-on activities throughout the exhibit allow visitors to take a virtual tour of a pirate ship, use metal detectors, hoist a pirate flag, crack a safe, dig for relics and learn about maps, navigation and geocaches.

Ahoy, Mateys!  Bring yer whole crew!


Location Details:

The Children's Museum of the Upstate
300 College Street, Greenville, SC 29601
864) 233-7755

With 80,000 square feet, 3 floors of interactive exhibits focused on arts, humanities, sciences, health, & the environment - The Children's Museum of the Upstate (TCMU) is the place for family fun. TCMU is the 7th largest... more info...