Things to do - Attractions and Museums
Get Your Gear On - Guided Canoe & Kayak Tours
Location: 208 Candi Lane Suite A, Columbia
Purple Martin Sanctuary on Bomb Island (in Lake Murray)
You can view the natural phenomenon, the thousands of Purple Martins roosting on Bomb Island in Lake Murray. To see this sanctuary, board the Southern Patriot Tour Boat or another guided tour boat for an evening cruise during July and August. This sanctuary is the largest, natural roosting sanctuary in North America.
Location: Can be accessed via Lake Murray Marina, 1600 Marina Rd, Irmo, SC
St. Andrews / Irmo
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
More than 2,000 fascinating animals reside in this lush 170-acre site with natural habitat exhibits, historic landmarks and a botanical garden.
Location can be accessed from both 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia 29210 and 1300 Botanical Parkway, West Columbia 29169
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Open: Daily 9am-5pm; summer weekends 9am-6pm
Location: 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia 29210 and 1300 Botanical Parkway, West Columbia 29169
Cayce / West Columbia / Airport