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Coastal Discovery Museum

70 Honey Horn Drive, North End, Hilton Head, SC 29926
+1 843-689-6767
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Butterflies and scavenger hunt!!

Kiddos had a great time completing the scavenger hunt and getting a prize at the end. Very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Angela E
Edgewood, Kentucky
Super museum in Hilton Head!

Unbelievable find in Hilton Head! This free museum was a great find while on vacation. This museum... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kimberly T
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If the beach gets boring, families head to this interactive museum to learn about the history and wildlife of sea islands.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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70 Honey Horn Drive, North End, Hilton Head, SC 29926
+1 843-689-6767
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Kiddos had a great time completing the scavenger hunt and getting a prize at the end. Very informative and educational! My18 month old loved the butterflies!! We would definitely go back!!

1  Thank Angela E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unbelievable find in Hilton Head! This free museum was a great find while on vacation. This museum has a self-guided walking tour of the plant life, wild life, and history of Hilton Head. There are nature paths and horse stables, plus a great gift shop...More

1  Thank Kimberly T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited the museum on an overcast morning in July while waiting for the weather to clear up. The museum has a good flow from exhibit to exhibit and they are well-done, informative and interesting. My kids especially liked the butterfly enclosure...More

1  Thank JMBC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Discovery Center located is located in a beautiful setting with extrordunary trees, restored buildings and houses local artisans work...it is the tour's starting point..While the museum provides information about Low Country history, our tour guide, Mr. Irvin Campbell tells the human story of Gullah...More

1  Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honey Horn is a great opportunity to learn about the history of Hilton Head and visit the last standing plantation on the island. The museum is free and the layout is great for a couple hours of diving into the history of plantation life in...More

1  Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for having this exhibit. I wish there was more variety of butterflies. We walked around to see the carnivorous bog and the Venus fly traps,were doing good but the others looked dried out. In fact, this area needs some TLC. If one wanted...More

1  Thank 4dealchic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our family. 2nd trip was as good as the 1st. Lots to see landfill of information plus the grounds are so nice.

1  Thank Helen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

beautiful old home. The museum speaks to all ages about all the beautiful Flora and Fauna found on Hilton Head Island and surrounding areas. They also have a beautiful butterfly enclosure that not only speaks to the development of the butterfly but shows you first...More

1  Thank THC1830
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really appreciated the beauty and history, especially the butterfly house. My Kids however, didn't enjoy the amount of walking. Would suggest leaving younger kids at home and save the complaints.

Thank wadelex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a family party of 9, ages ranging from 3-70 years of age , teens, kids, grandparents. We all enjoyed it. And it's free (you can donate).Recommend the scavenger hunt for kids and adults.:) Lots of good info, nature and walking area. I...More

1  Thank Cindy J
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28 June 2016|
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Response from JJMTBD | Reviewed this property |
Most of the site is outdoors. The main museum is indoors but several of the exhibits are outdoors.
8 April 2016|
Response from Leigh O |
We did a 6:30 kayak tour and we did see a couple of dolphins. You might have better luck on the cruise. I still throughly enjoyed they experience we had.
19 January 2016|
Response from Littletoot2 |
My husband and I took 4 of the tours listed on their Winter Program Schedule in the past week: The Island's Story, Forts of Port Royal, Civil War Era, and Honey Horn History Walk. All are lead by museum docents and as one... More