Afternoon Explorations

Continue your learning and explorations at Roper Mountain Tuesdays through Fridays from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. from Sept. 14 through May 13. While visiting, you can check out:



  • The new Environmental Science Building and it's interactive exhibits including the Orientation, Habitat Overview, Nature Exchange, Our Water Story, and Sustainable Future

  • Search for life-size models of both young and adult dinosaurs along their Outdoor Dinosaur Trails - which includes a new prehistoric friend children can climb on as they play

  • Enjoy a peaceful stroll through the Butterfly Garden

  • Engage in creative outdoor play in Wildwood 


You are encouraged to purchase your tickets in advance of your visit. Plan for a couple hours to do all of the activities. Please dress for the weather as the activities range inside and outside!

  • Presented By: Roper Mountain Science Center
  • Dates: September 14, 2021 - May 13, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Location: Roper Mountain Science Center
  • Address: 402 Roper Mountain Rd, Greenville, SC 29615
  • Phone: (864) 355-8906
  • Time: 1:30-4:30 pm
  • Price: Free to Roper Mountain Science Center members and children age 2 and under, $5 per person for non-members