Celebrate Japan’s Hina Matsuri Festival with this beautiful exhibit of traditional Japanese dolls! Hina means “small doll” and Matsuri means “festival in Japanese. This holiday celebrates traditional female values. Visit Be Anything Place at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate in Greenville to see a display of traditional dolls during the festival season.
Exhibit open February 26-March 3 from 2:00-4:00pm
SPECIAL PROGRAM Saturday March 2 from 11:00am-4:00pm
The Children’s Museum of the Upstate
300 College Street
Greenville, South Carolina 29601
On Saturday March 2, join us for special programming from 11:00am-2:00pm. After viewing the ornamental dolls, children can create their own paper dolls, participate in origami, and participate in other culture-based activities.
The Children’s Museum of the Upstate (TCMU) thanks the Japanese American Association of South Carolina (JAASC) for their participation in these events.
March is Upstate International Month!
JAASC is a proud participant in Upstate International Month (UIM), a multi-county collaboration of organizations, partners, sponsors, and communities. Welcoming, supporting, celebrating, and educating through a variety of internationally themed events, UIM promotes our rich cultural diversity, heritage, and global connections. See here for the complete calendar of UI Month events: https://upstateinternational.org/calendar/