MS Adventures at the Riverbanks Zoo - National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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MS Adventures at the Riverbanks Zoo


March 21, 2015
9:00 AM EST - 5:00 PM EST

In Person

Riverbanks Zoo
500 Wildlife Pkwy
Columbia, SC 29210
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Join the National MS Society as we visit the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia, SC for a day of family fun on Saturday, March 21st.  

  • This program is open to people living with MS and their immediate family members. (spouse/partner, children living in the home and grandchildren)
  • Cost of the program is $5 per person which includes all day at the zoo and "Safari Bucks." 
  • Children under 2 do not require a ticket and will not receive "Safari Bucks."    
  • A limited number of tickets are available.
  • Tickets will be distributed the day of the program from 8:30 to 12:00. at the National MS Society table at the zoo entrance.  After 12:00 tickets will not be available at the zoo ticket booth. No refunds. We'll be there rain or shine.
  • For questions, please call at 1-800-344-4867, option 1.

About the Zoo

The 170 acre Riverbanks Zoo and Garden features two distinct parks along the Lower Saluda River.  The zoo houses more than 2,000 animals in natural habitat exhibits plus special programs and feedings.  The botanical garden is devoted to woodlands, gardens, historic ruins, plant collections and a visitor facility.


Riverbanks Zoo and Garden is completely accessible and has ample handicapped parking; however, it is advisable to arrive early to assure that you get a space.  A tram runs from a designated stop at the zoo to a designated stop at the garden throughout the day. 

Wheelchairs and strollers are available for rent at the Palmetto Outpost in the zoo's entrance plaze.  All rentals are first-come, first-served based on availability.  No advance reservations are accepted.

Manual Wheelchair - $8     I     Electric Scooter - $33      I      Single Stroller - $8     I     Double Stroller - $11

All rentals are also subject to a $5 fully refundable deposit upon return and taxes.

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