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Museum and Library of Confederate History

15 Boyce Ave, Greenville, SC 29601-3109
+1 864-421-9039
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Hidden gem!

Was heading to check out downtown Greenville and saw this on my map. Swung by to check it out... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ddeckerdds
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San Diego, California
Keep an open mind and visit this museum.

Though Southern-born and bred with a number of CSA vet ancestors I don't get weepy for the Lost... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard29687
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Taylors, South Carolina
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15 Boyce Ave, Greenville, SC 29601-3109
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was heading to check out downtown Greenville and saw this on my map. Swung by to check it out. Ended up spending two+ hours! Its small but chock full of interesting displays. The weaponry is outstanding. The daily life exhibits give a great perspective of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though Southern-born and bred with a number of CSA vet ancestors I don't get weepy for the Lost Cause, but I could spend hours in this place. Don't expect flashy tech exhibits but rather a collection more reflecting what's important to Carolinians today, with heavy...More

Thank Richard29687
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Don't let the size of this museum fool you, it has a lot of history stored in this downtown Greenville house. I was especially surprised by the number of books in their library. If you'd like to do some research on the War Between the...More

Thank PalmettoRebel
Reviewed 11 July 2017

People should take the time to stop in and have a look around. The place is filled with cool stuff and it gives you an idea of life back then. It can show you what was going on in the world and what the people...More

Thank bigo66
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The reviews preceding mine say it all. My husband could have spent several hours here. For those less interested in subject matter, suggest getting dropped off to stroll the lovely main street downtown.

Thank BamaNancy
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This museum is full of treasures from war memorabilia including items from daily home life. The guides are very knowledgeable and helpful. It is an interesting and enjoyable place to visit.

Thank susan h
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went w/my wife, very unique items to see. Accepts donations as no fee for entering. You'll have a pleasant time

Thank cletuschurch
Reviewed 1 May 2017

They have an excellent collection and the staff are very nice and helpful. They are, however, very much of the Lost Cause school of history and you can expect a very pro-Confederate view to be given.

Thank BirdofJay
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I had not seen that the museum was not open on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Webster was doing some work next door, and I asked for directions to the zoo. Instead he opened the museum and gave me a guided tour. He was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank rjweber07
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This museum is the opposite of 'placard' history - extensive weaponry collection, amazing number of uniforms, dresses and related civil war accessories. EVERYTHING has a story, if you want to spend the time to read about it. Looking at the photographs is like going through...More

Thank JimmyR81
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No cost to enter and hrs are 10-3 on Monday and wed 1-9 on Fri 10-6 on Sat... More
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