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Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum

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Very interesting

Visited recently with a group of friends. As transplants living in the area, we were curious as... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
110travelduo
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Seneca, South Carolina
Outstanding museum with Rich Local History

This museum is am amazing gem hidden in the town of Seneca! With changing exhibits, this museum... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
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22 Jan 2018
“Very interesting”
7 Dec 2017
“Outstanding museum with Rich Local History”
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Oconee County's premier cultural exhibit museum focusing on the rich, sometimes turbulent history, culture, and contributions of local African Americans. The exhibits & events blend technology and tradition to create a meaningful and educational...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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208 W South 2nd St, Seneca, SC 29678-3326
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Visited recently with a group of friends. As transplants living in the area, we were curious as we had read about this museum since it's conception. Very well done and laid out. Museum director was very informed and well spoken, and along with sharing some...More

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BLSCM, Manager at Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum. It is our goal to create a positive visitor experience for all. We invite you to visit again often.

Reviewed 8 December 2017

This museum is am amazing gem hidden in the town of Seneca! With changing exhibits, this museum provides visitors the rarely spoken history of this black mountain community. Highlighting the importance of the earliest black doctors, fireman, police, lawyers, US Marshal, NFL player, segregated schools...More

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BLSCM, Manager at Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you and we hope you will visit again.

Reviewed 27 July 2017

We just visited the museum (with children ages 9 and 11) and we had a guided tour by Ms. Henderson, the museum manager. The museum is just beautiful. It is filled with photographs and artifacts and hands-on activities for the family. It is currently being...More

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BLSCM, Manager at Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

We enjoyed your family's visit to our museum and hope to see you again on future visits! Thank you for sharing your experience...!

Reviewed 12 July 2017

This museum is listed as Premier, it is very far from a premier location. Very small, not a lot to see or learn. Not in the best part of town. It is not really a cultural museum as it is a display of African Americans...More

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BLSCM, Manager at Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum's focus is on local African American history. Our current exhibit did not open until July 21st, so I'm not sure what your experience was on July 11 when our museum was closed and you submitted your review. Our last exhibit,...More

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