Where Kids

Learn to Play
& Play to Learn

An Interactive Children’s Museum Located on Hilton Head, SC


The Sandbox Offers


The Sandbox Children’s Museum offers monthly and yearly events to bring together children and their adults around fun themes and holidays. These annual and monthly events allow members and visitors to explore the museum while enjoying themed activities and crafts. Our Free Family Fun Night is one of the favorites.


Our exhibits are carefully designed to support and encourage the whole development of the child, through play and learning. This includes the child’s Emotional and Social Development (ES), Health and Physical Development (HP), Language Development and Communication (LC), Mathematical Thinking and Expression (ME),
Cognitive Development (CD)


The Sandbox is pleased to offer a variety of programs for children ages 1 year through age 12. Programs are offered weekly, monthly and throughout the year. Museum Programs – Toddler Time, STEAM time, Discover, Imagine Grow (D.I.G.) and Camps are a few ways that we provide a structured environment that encourages learning through play.

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who we are

Successfully Disguising Learning as Play Since 2005

The Sandbox Children’s Museum is proud to be a premiere destination for early childhood, hands-on play, and learning in the Hilton Head, Bluffton, and surrounding areas. The museum was founded in 2005 with the primary goal of educating young children through age-appropriate, interactive activities and exhibits that enable children to play freely while exploring their creativity and discovering the world around them.

What It Looks Like inside

Photo Gallery

Reserve Play Time!

You are welcome to drop by during our regular hours, however, reservations are strongly suggested!


Hilton Head Events & Programs

Imagination Hour

Imagination Hour


Free Family Fun Night

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We have limited capacity and reach it often!

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