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Celebrating America’s Heroes | The Children’s Museum of the Upstate | Greenville South Carolina

May 15, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT

Celebrating America's Heroes | The Children's Museum of the Upstate | Greenville South Carolina


by The Children’s Museum of the Upstate

About this Event

The pandemic has expanded our notion of what it means to be a hero–and we’ve seen firsthand how many heroes are among us. Join us at America’s Heroes as we celebrate the MANY American heroes that serve and support our Greenville community, and country, every single day! This family-friendly event will recognize and celebrate our community’s doctors and nurses, armed forces, Purple Heart recipients, first responders, grocery store workers and many others.

Families can:

  • Participated in a bootcamp led by the National Guard!
  • ​Explore the inside of Greenville firetrucks and first responder vehicles!
  • Participate in fun patriotic crafts!
  • And learn from real-life community heroes and more!
  • The entire museum will be open for free play.
  • Food and beverages will be available for purchase from local food trucks.

For the safety of our community, Celebrating America’s Heroes will be TIMED TICKETING ONLY with available 2-hour time slots throughout the day at 9:00AM, 11:30AM and 2:00PM.

Families can purchase tickets, starting at $25 for a Family of 2 ($20 for members), based on the amount of guests in your party. Tickets must be purchased online in advance of the event.

TCMU Members can purchase tickets at a discounted rate! Member names will be check upon entry.

  • Please arrive on time! No entry outside of time slot will be allowed.
  • The museum will be closed to the public during the event. Only ticketed guests are allowed entry.
  • Masks are REQUIRED for all adults.
  • Social distancing will apply.
  • Food and beverages will be available for purchase.



The Children’s Museum of the Upstate
300 College Street
Greenville, SC 29601 United States
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