We strive to engage our community and our visitors through unique and interactive public programs for people of all ages. These include receptions for new exhibits and their artists, when possible; tours, lectures, panel discussions and seminars on topics ranging from literature and the visual arts to current affairs; and our Free Family Day events.

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Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina







The Collectors' Event

Sunday, February 21, 2016, 4 - 7 p.m.

(preview 4-5 p.m.)

at Collectors Cafe


The Collectors' Event provides seasoned art collectors and newcomers alike with a great opportunity to acquire works of art while supporting the Art Museum and our community of artists. A high energy auction for 100 pieces of artwork from local, regional and internationally-known artists. With $100 ticket admission, each ticket holder will go home with an original work of art or limited edition print valued at $100 and upwards! MORE

Donated Artwork



The 16th Annual Spring Tour of Homes

Saturday, March 12, 2016

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

$40 in advance / $45 day of tour

$20 additional luncheon reservation

The Museum's major fundraiser of the year, the Tour offers a glimpse into some of the Grand Strand's most stylish homes. With so many eye-popping design details, guests are bound to find inspiration for their own home decor. MORE


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Monday: closed
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: 1 – 4 p.m.
Admission is Free,
but donations are

3100 South Ocean Boulevard
(across from Springmaid Pier)
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
phone 843.238.2510
fax 843.238.2910

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For bus tours or groups of 20 or more please see Docent Tours.

Accessibility: Elevator access at ground floor under the building (call button activated). Wheelchair available on request. Handicap parking in front of the Museum.

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