Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum

This museum’s unique collections include cartography, arts and crafts, and Southern Art. The Bishop Collection of Antique Maps & Historical Prints features 15 maps from 1606 to the mid-19th century, and later historical prints. Groups will also see many paintings (including contemporary work) and rotating exhibits on crafts, printmaking, textiles, and more. Groups can schedule a guided or self-guided tour of the museum, and incorporate a workshop into the guided tour. Programs available for homeschoolers: children can develop both their observational skills in the galleries, while also exploring a variety of media in the art studio.
Contact Info 
Address: 3100 South Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. Horry County. Tel: 843-238-2510. Email: Website: Hrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-4PM, Sun. 1PM-4PM.
Trip Info 
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Free/Fee.

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Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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