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Anderson County Museum

202 E Greenville St, Anderson, SC 29621-5509
+1 864-260-4737
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Must See for History Buffs

This is really a nice little museum. The history and culture of the local area is very well... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Siesta Key, Florida
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Local museum

Even though this museum is small, it is packed with the history of Anderson, South Carolina. The... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Jeanine B
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  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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202 E Greenville St, Anderson, SC 29621-5509
+1 864-260-4737
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is really a nice little museum. The history and culture of the local area is very well presented. I was surprised by the quality of the facility and its' exhibits. Certainly much better than I have seen in other areas of this size, or...More

Thank JOHN L
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Even though this museum is small, it is packed with the history of Anderson, South Carolina. The County seat of Anderson County which is rich in history. You will see things pertaining to the once great cotton industry, schooling, and politics. All around this small...More

Thank Jeanine B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Fun place to visit and learn the history of this community. Take visitors , take your kids. It is fun!

Reviewed 18 May 2017

It is a small but interesting museum. My grandkids want to go every time they visit. It is a good history museum of the area.

Thank 747leahd
Reviewed 7 May 2017

If you are in Anderson you must make a stop by the museum. There are so many wonderful exhibits and it is really set up to have some things to keep the youngsters interested as well.

Thank Jodi C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We visit every year for the Halloween event they have. Its so cool to walk thru and see all the neat stuff in the place plus my son gets to load up on candy. Everyone is always super nice and all the staff make you...More

Thank blues_travler29
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I am working here in Anderson and had the weekend off. I have always been interested in history and place shows a very informative and diverse history of the region. It is clean and very well maintained. The displays are well done and the person...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 21 March 2017

What a neat museum, it focuses on Anderson and I learned allot about our quaint little town. The folks there are very friendly and helpful if you have any questions.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 18 March 2017

A good way to spend a day and learn some local history about Anderson County. Traveling exhibits change; so there's always something new to see. While admission is free, donations are accepted.

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Anderson County Museum is all about the local history of The Electric City and sorrounding area! Tells all about the Textile Industry and show hoe it all worked in the day

Thank 965bennyw
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