Highest-rated things to do in Columbia, according to Tripadvisor

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October 10, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Columbia, according to Tripadvisor

Every destination has reasons to visit, be it a nationally recognized landmark or a hometown favorite restaurant. Museums, parks, libraries, historic sites, performance venues—there’s always something to do, and no matter where you live or where you want to visit, you can find plenty to keep you busy. Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated things to do in Columbia on Tripadvisor.

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#30. Columbia Craft Brewing Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (16 reviews)
- Type of activity: Breweries
- Address: 520 Greene St, Columbia, SC 29201-3612
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#29. Sea Lion Landing

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (30 reviews)
- Type of activity: Aquariums
- Address: 500 Wildlife Pkwy, Columbia, SC 29210-8014
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#28. Finlay Park

- Rating: 3.0 / 5 (139 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: 930 Laurel St, Columbia, SC 29201-2313
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#27. Fort Jackson National Cemetery

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (50 reviews)
- Type of activity: Cemeteries
- Address: 4170 Percival Rd, Columbia, SC 29229-8307
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#26. Harbison State Forest

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (85 reviews)
- Type of activity: Forests
- Address: 5500 Broad River Rd, Columbia, SC 29212-3543
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#25. Founders Park

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (56 reviews)
- Type of activity: Arenas & Stadiums
- Address: 431 Williams, Columbia, SC 29208-4105
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#24. African American History Monument

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (39 reviews)
- Type of activity: Monuments & Statues
- Address: 1100 Gervais St South Carolina State House Grounds, Columbia, SC 29201-6215
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#23. Five Points

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (108 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods
- Address: Intersection of Greene St. and Harden St., Columbia, SC 29205
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#22. Fort Jackson Museum (not open to All public)

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (47 reviews)
- Type of activity: Military Museums, Speciality Museums
- Address: 4442 Jackson Blvd, Columbia, SC 29207-5021
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#21. Koger Center for the Arts

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (63 reviews)
- Type of activity: Theaters
- Address: 1051 Greene St, Columbia, SC 29201-3949
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#20. Robert Mills House & Gardens

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (62 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites
- Address: 1616 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201-3440
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#19. Worlds Largest Fire Hydrant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (194 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Monuments & Statues
- Address: 1400 Taylor St, Columbia, SC 29201-2917
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#18. River Rat Brewery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (98 reviews)
- Type of activity: Breweries
- Address: 1231 Shop Rd, Columbia, SC 29201-4744
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#17. Township Auditorium

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (63 reviews)
- Type of activity: Theaters
- Address: 1703 Taylor St, Columbia, SC 29201-3452
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#16. South Carolina Military Museum

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (80 reviews)
- Type of activity: Military Museums
- Address: 1 National Guard Rd, Columbia, SC 29201-4752
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#15. Colonial Life Arena

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (190 reviews)
- Type of activity: Arenas & Stadiums
- Address: 801 Lincoln St, Columbia, SC 29201-3953
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#14. Tunnel Vision Mural

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (150 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 1550 Marion St, Columbia, SC 29201-2911
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#13. Segra Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (72 reviews)
- Type of activity: Sports Complexes
- Address: 1640 Freed St, Columbia, SC 29201-2665
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#12. Sesquicentennial State Park

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (176 reviews)
- Type of activity: State Parks
- Address: 9564 Two Notch Rd, Columbia, SC 29223-4377
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#11. EdVenture Children's Museum

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (395 reviews)
- Type of activity: Children's Museums
- Address: 211 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201-3067
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#10. Williams-Brice Stadium

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (202 reviews)
- Type of activity: Arenas & Stadiums
- Address: 1127 George Rogers Blvd, Columbia, SC 29201-4761
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#9. Fort Jackson

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (31 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Military Bases & Facilities
- Address: Strom Thurmond Blvd., Columbia, SC 29207
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#8. South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (121 reviews)
- Type of activity: Military Museums, History Museums
- Address: 301 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201-3041
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#7. University of South Carolina

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (415 reviews)
- Type of activity: Educational sites
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#6. Columbia Museum of Art

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (272 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Museums
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#5. Saluda Shoals Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (229 reviews)
- Type of activity: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Parks
- Address: 5605 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29212-2611
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#4. South Carolina State House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (635 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
- Address: 1100 Gervais St 1100 Gervais St, 29201-6215, Columbia, South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29201-6215
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#3. South Carolina State Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (631 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 301 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201-3041
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#2. Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (374 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: 312 Laurel St, Columbia, SC 29201-2234
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#1. Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2905 reviews)
- Type of activity: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Zoos
- Address: 500 Wildlife Pkwy, Columbia, SC 29210-8014
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