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.

  Dia de los Muertos
Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina







Free Family Day: Dia de los Muertos

Saturday, November 7, 2015, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

A Mexican-American celebration honoring Mexican Artist, Alfredo Torres Zalce, in a free family event for everyone to enjoy. This year, join us in our celebration and make sugar skulls, join in the mural, taste traditional Mexican bread and hot chocolate, face painting, storytelling, traditional dancing, and so much more!


11th Annual Bag Ladies Luncheon

Friday, November 13, 2015, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

This lively and unusual fundraiser for the Art Museum features a fun-filled auction of vintage, gently loved, one-of-a-kind and new ladies' handbags in an elegant luncheon setting. This is a wonderful opportunity for ladies who love art to support the Grand Strand's only art museum and to mingle with kindred spirits in a unique way.


Members' Shopping Week

Tuesday, December 1 - Sunday, December 6, 2015

Just in time for holiday shopping, our Members Shopping Week provides members with 20% discounts on Museum Shop merchandise. Enjoy mulled cider and spiced pumpkin bread while selecting handcrafted and art-related gifts.


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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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