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Pickens County Museum of Art and History

307 Johnson St, Pickens, SC 29671-2463
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Best Little comunity museum

Unusual museum for such a small community. History well covered at all levels plus an art museum... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Wayne T
Sophisticated and interesting.

An interesting small town museum with a major museum layout. Well worth the visit. High quality... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Marco R
Pickens, South Carolina
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“jail” (3 reviews)
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307 Johnson St, Pickens, SC 29671-2463
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Unusual museum for such a small community. History well covered at all levels plus an art museum with regular shows. Wild flower garden around building makes it easy for anyone to see the wonders of the Appalachian Mountains. Never busy here witch is sad, but...More

Thank Wayne T
Reviewed 8 August 2017

An interesting small town museum with a major museum layout. Well worth the visit. High quality displays a, authentic artifacts and intelligent easy to understand information. Originally the city jail in the early 1900's

Thank Marco R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I live just minutes away and never tire of visiting Table Rock. If you have never been- go immeduately: It's gorgeous!!

Thank marymorgan800
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Seems to emphasize the military history aound the area, but very nice displays and well kept. A great way to spend an hour or two. Just make certain it is open on the day you decide to visit.

Thank Otis226
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a wonderful museum. Lots of historical items and information as well as showcasing local artists. They change it up regularly and it stays fresh. The gift shop has crafts from local artists - great for Christmas shopping. Make a point to stop in...More

Thank Sushicat777
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Have been here a few times, I try to go when they have new showings. Love to go there and relax as I enjoy viewing the art work.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Loved all that this museum has to offer. Wonderful displays and so much awesome history. Great little treasure in Pickens

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 26 September 2015

I've been here often and really enjoy going. This is a great little museum in the heart of down town Pickens. Its actually been converted from the first jail/law enforcement center. The county has really done a great job in providing this wonderful museum to...More

Thank Alvin J
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This is a somewhat small museum, but it is free and it does an adequate job of displaying items pertinent to the local area. It is house in what used to be an old jail and there are great implement displays. Some of the time,...More

1  Thank Jan J
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I was recently in Pickens SC and my wife and I made the time to visit the Pickens County Museum and are we glad we did. Pickens is really a small town but this museum rates with the big guys. The museums covers anthropology of...More

2  Thank Coastie62
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