Introducing

The Corps of Discovery

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Welcome to the Corps of Discovery

Have you heard about the Explore Up Close membership program that allows you to easily explore from the comfort of your home? Become a member of our Corps of Discovery today, and gain exclusive access to fascinating hidden stories, videos, webinars, special offers, and more!

What’s included with my Corps of Discovery membership?

Choose from our annual or monthly membership options!

Your Annual Membership includes:
  • Exclusive Virtual Travel content: featuring our weekly Mystery Photos, Friday videos, and travel inspiration!
  • Free tickets to “Lunch and Learn” events throughout the year, hosted on Zoom.
  • Our annual Explorer’s Wall Calendar (a $25 value, featuring photographs and stories from the Southeast).

$10 / month (billed annually)

Your Monthly Membership includes:
  • Exclusive Virtual Travel content: featuring our weekly Mystery Photos, Friday videos, and travel inspiration!
  • Free tickets to “Lunch and Learn” events throughout the year, hosted on Zoom.

$12 / month (billed Monthly)

Frequently Asked Questions

Annual memberships are active for one year, and may be renewed or cancelled at the end of the billing cycle.

Monthly memberships will renew each month, unless you choose to cancel. Please contact us if you need assistance!

Yes – you may pay by check, if you prefer!  Checks may be made out to Explore Up Close, and our mailing address is: 613 Poplar Street, Spartanburg, SC, 29302.

Yes – a Corps of Discovery membership makes a fantastic gift!  Please contact us to notify us of your gift recipient, and we will send them a customized email to announce their gift membership.

Other questions? Please contact us!