Afternoon Explorations

Afternoon Explorations will return in September for the 2022-2023 school year.

Looking for after-school activities? Continue your learning adventures throughout the school year in some of your favorite spaces at Roper Mountain as part of our Afternoon Explorations Public Program:

  • Explore our new Environmental Science and Sustainability Building, including the highly popular Nature Exchange, Our Water Story, and Sustainable Future exhibits.
  • Search for life-size models of both young and adult dinosaurs at our outdoor Dinosaur Adventure Trail.
  • Enjoy a stroll through our beautiful Butterfly Garden.
  • Engage in creative outdoor play in Wildwood.
  • Because of ongoing school programming, Harrison Hall and the Living History Farm are closed except for days of special events.


Tuesdays - Fridays* from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
*excluding days when Roper Mountain is closed for holidays and Greenville County Schools scheduled breaks


Members: Free
Non-members: $5/ per person (ages 3+)