Your guide to Columbia, SC

Your guide to what to eat, see, do and experience in Columbia, SC.

Columbia Attractions

Soda City market shoppers with the State House in the background

Soda City Market

Rain or shine, Main Street is transformed into the charming, family-friendly Soda City Market complete with local artists, bakers, food trucks, coffee, music and more.
Guide To Soda City
Toddler Pollywog Pond play area at Edventure Children's Museum in Columbia, SC

EdVenture Children’s Museum

Columbia’s EdVenture is a magical destination for kids of all ages. Our guide shares everything to know before your next visit.
All About EdVenture
The South Carolina State Museum Entrance in Columbia, SC

SC State Museum

From a Megalodon replica and a dinosaur gallery to a full-size train replica, you’ll love exploring and learning about the history of our state.
More On The State Museum

Plan Your Visit

Brick entrance to Graduate Hotel Inn at UofSC hotel on University of South Carolina's campus

Where To Stay

Our top picks for neighborhoods and places to stay in Columbia.
A Guide To Hotels
Art set up in front of Sylvan Bros on Main Street for the Soda City Market

Get To Know The City

From various neighborhoods to restaurants, breweries and attractions.
Columbia City Guide

Family-Friendly Columbia


Adventures for the whole family await in Columbia.

Don’t miss our guide to the kid-friendly side of Columbia. From family-friendly restaurants, the best playgrounds and attractions fit for the wildest around.

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