Museums in South Carolina

Name Town/City Region Type
Agricultural Heritage Center Blackville Central Savannah River Area Agriculture
Aiken Center for the Arts Aiken Central Savannah River Area Art
Aiken County Historical Museum Aiken Central Savannah River Area Local history
Aiken-Rhett House Charleston Lowcountry Historic house
Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum Aiken Central Savannah River Area Sports
American Legion Post #3 War Museum Greenville Upcountry Military
American Military Museum Charleston Lowcountry Military
Anderson City Fire Department Museum Anderson Upcountry Firefighting
Anderson County Museum Anderson Upcountry Local history
Andrew Jackson State Park Lancaster Olde English District Biographical
Antiquers Haven Museum And Shop Liberty Upcountry History
Ashtabula Historic House Pendleton Upcountry Historic house
Avery Museum Charleston Lowcountry African American
Barnwell County Museum Barnwell Central Savannah River Area Local history
Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina Pendleton   Agriculture
Beaufort Arsenal Beaufort Lowcountry Military
Bedon-Lucas House Walterboro Lowcountry Historic house
Berkeley Museum Moncks Corner Lowcountry Local history
BMW Zentrum Spartanburg Upcountry Automotive
Bob Campbell Geology Museum Clemson Upcountry Geology
Bob Jones University Museum and Gallery Greenville Upcountry Art
Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens Mount Pleasant Lowcountry Historic house
Brookgreen Gardens Murrells Inlet Grand Strand Multiple
Browntown Museum Hemingway Pee Dee Historic house
Burt-Stark Mansion Abbeville Upcountry Historic house
Button Museum Bishopville Pee Dee Commodity
Camden Archives & Museum Camden Olde English District Local history
Catawba Cultural Center Rock Hill Olde English District Native American
Cayce Historical Museum Cayce Midlands Local history
Central History Museum Central Upcountry Local history
Charles Pinckney National Historic Site Mount Pleasant Lowcountry Historic house
Charleston Museum Charleston Lowcountry Multiple
Cherokee County History and Arts Museum Gaffney Upcountry Multiple
Cherokee County Veterans Museum Gaffney Upcountry Military
Chesterfield County Museum Chesterfield Olde English District Local history
Children's Museum of South Carolina Myrtle Beach Grand Strand Children's
Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry Charleston Lowcountry Children's
The Citadel Archives & Museum Charleston Lowcountry Military
Clinton Museum Clinton Upcountry Local history
Coastal Discovery Museum Hilton Head Island Lowcountry Multiple
Colleton Museum Walterboro Lowcountry Local history
Collins Ole Towne Central Upcountry Open air
Columbia Fire Department Museum Columbia Midlands Firefighting
Columbia Museum of Art Columbia Midlands Art
Communication Museum Charleston Lowcountry Technology
Comporium Telephone Museum Rock Hill Olde English District Technology
Confederate Museum Charleston Lowcountry History
Congaree National Park Chesnee Upcountry Natural history
Cowpens Depot Museum Cowpens Upcountry Local history
Cowpens National Battlefield Chesnee Upcountry Military
Dillon County Museum Latta Pee Dee Local history
Drayton Hall Charleston Lowcountry Historic house
Edisto Island Museum Edisto Island Lowcountry Multiple
EdVenture Columbia Midlands Children's
Fairfield County Museum Winnsboro Midlands Local history
Florence Museum of Art, Science and History Florence Pee Dee Multiple
Florence Railroad Museum Florence Pee Dee Railroad
Fort Hill Clemson Upcountry Historic house
Fort Jackson Museum Columbia Midlands Military
Fort Moultrie National Monument Sullivan's Island Lowcountry Military
Fort Sumter National Monument Charleston Lowcountry Military
Francis Marion University Galleries Florence Pee Dee Art
Freshwater Coast Discovery Center Edgefield Central Savannah River Area Local history
Georgetown County Museum Georgetown Grand Strand Local history
Georgetown Maritime Museum Georgetown Grand Strand Maritime
Gibbes Museum of Art Charleston Lowcountry Art
Greenville Children's Museum Greenville Upcountry Children's
Greenville County Museum of Art Greenville Upcountry Art
Greenville Cultural Exchange Center Greenville Upcountry African American
Greenwood Railroad Historical Center Greenwood Upcountry Railroad
Greer Heritage Museum Greer Upcountry Local history
Hagood-Mauldin House/Irma Morris Museum of Fine Arts Pickens Upcountry Historic house
Hagood Mill Historic Site and Folklife Center Pickens Upcountry Multiple
Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art Charleston Lowcountry Art
Hampton County Museum Hampton Lowcountry Military
Hampton Museum and Visitors' Center Hampton Lowcountry Local history
Hampton Plantation McClellanville Lowcountry Historic house
Hampton-Preston House Columbia Midlands Historic house
Hanover House Clemson Upcountry Historic house
Hartsville Museum Hartsville Pee Dee Local history
Heyward House Bluffton Lowcountry Historic house
Heyward-Washington House Charleston Lowcountry Historic house
Historic Brattonsville McConnells Olde English District Living
Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site Camden Olde English District Open air
Hobcaw Barony Georgetown Grand Strand Multiple
Hopsewee Plantation Georgetown Grand Strand Historic house
The Hunley Charleston Lowcountry Maritime
Huntington Beach State Park Murrells Inlet Grand Strand Historic house
Jacob Kelley House Museum Hartsville Pee Dee Historic house
John Mark Verdier House Beaufort Lowcountry Historic house
Joseph Manigault House Charleston Lowcountry Historic house
James W. Dillon House Museum Dillon Pee Dee Historic house
Kaminski House Museum Georgetown Grand Strand Historic house
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum Charleston Lowcountry History
Keowee-Toxaway Museum Six Mile Upcountry Native American
Kilgore-Lewis House Greenville Upcountry Historic house
Kings Mountain National Military Park Blacksburg Upcountry Military
Kings Mountain State Park Blacksburg Upcountry Farm
Lake Greenwood State Recreation Area Ninety Six Central Savannah River Area History
Lee Gallery Clemson Upcountry Art
Lexington County Museum Lexington Midlands Open air
Louis G. Gregory Bahá’í Museum Charleston Lowcountry Biographical
Lowcountry Visitor's Center and Museum Yemassee Lowcountry Local history
Lunney House Museum Seneca Upcountry Local history
Macaulay Museum of Dental History Charleston Lowcountry Medical
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens Charleston Lowcountry Historic house
Main Street Children's Museum Rock Hill Olde English District Children's Museum
Marion County Museum Marion Pee Dee Local history
Marlboro County Historical Museum Bennettsville Pee Dee Local history
McKissick Museum Columbia Midlands Multiple
Middleton Place Mount Pleasant Lowcountry Historic house
Monsanto Art Gallery Greenwood Upcountry Art
Museum & Gallery at Heritage Green Greenville Upcountry Art
Museum and Library of Confederate History Greenville Upcountry Military
The Museum in Greenwood Greenwood Upcountry Multiple
Museum of Education Columbia Midlands Education
Museum of Western York County Sharon Olde English District Local history
Museum of York County Rock Hill Olde English District Multiple
Musgrove Mill State Historic Site Cross Anchor Upcountry Military
Nathaniel Russell House Charleston Lowcountry Historic house
National Bean Market Museum Lake City Pee Dee Local history
Ninety Six National Historic Site Ninety Six Central Savannah River Area Military
North Charleston and American LaFrance Fire Museum and Educational Center North Charleston Lowcountry Firefighting
Nostalgia City and Museum Myrtle Beach Grand Strand Automotive
Oconee Heritage Center Walhalla Upcountry Local history
Oconee Station State Historic Site Walhalla Upcountry Historic house
Oconee Veterans Museum Walhalla Upcountry Military
Old Exchange Building Charleston Lowcountry History
Old Santee Canal Park Moncks Corner Lowcountry Multiple
Old Slave Mart Museum Charleston Lowcountry Historic site
Parris Island Museum Parris Island Lowcountry Military
Patriot's Point Naval & Maritime Museum Mount Pleasant Lowcountry Maritime
Pauline Pratt Webel Museum Ridgeland Lowcountry Local history
Pendleton District Agricultural Museum Pendleton Upcountry Agriculture
Pickens County Museum of Art & History Pickens Upcountry Multiple
Postal History Museum Charleston Lowcountry Philatelic
Powder Magazine Charleston Lowcountry Military
Price House Spartanburg Upcountry Historic house
Ragtops & Roadsters Auto Museum Murrells Inlet   Automotive
Ravenel Caw Caw Interpretive Center Ravenel Lowcountry Multiple
Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site Beech Island Central Savannah River Area Historic house
REVIVA Museum Iva Upcountry Local history
Rice Museum Georgetown Grand Strand Multiple
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Myrtle Beach Grand Strand Amusement
Rivers, Rails and Crossroads Regional Discovery Center Blackville Central Savannah River Area Local history
Robert Mills House Columbia Midlands Historic house
Ruth Drake Museum Belton Upcountry Local history
Saluda County Historical Society Museum & Theater Saluda Midlands Local history
The Sandbox Hilton Head Island Lowcountry Children's
Seay House Spartanburg Upcountry Historic house
Shoeless Joe Jackson Museum and Baseball Library Greenville Upcountry Biographical
Slave Relic Museum Walterboro Lowcountry African American
South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum Columbia Midlands Military
South Carolina Cotton Museum Bishopville Pee Dee Industry
South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Hall of Fame Columbia Midlands Law enforcement
South Carolina Railroad Museum Winnsboro Midlands Railroad
South Carolina State Museum Columbia Midlands Multiple
South Carolina Tennis Hall of Fame Belton Upcountry Sports
South Carolina Tobacco Museum Mullins Pee Dee Agriculture
Spartanburg Art Museum Spartanburg Upcountry Art
Spartanburg Regional History Museum Spartanburg Upcountry Local history
Spartanburg Science Center Spartanburg Upcountry Science
Summerville-Dorchester Museum Summerville Lowcountry Local history
Sumter County Gallery of Art Sumter Pee Dee Art
Sumter County Museum Sumter Pee Dee Multiple
Union County Museum Union Upcountry Local history
Upcountry History Museum Greenville Upcountry Local history
Village Museum McClellanville Lowcountry Local history
Wagener Museum Wagener Central Savannah River Area Local history
Walnut Grove Plantation Spartanburg Upcountry Historic house
War Between the States Museum Florence Pee Dee History
White Home Rock Hill Olde English District Historic house
Wild Turkey Center and Winchester Museum Edgefield Central Savannah River Area Sports
Williamsburgh Historical Museum Kingstree Pee Dee Local history
Williston Museum Williston Central Savannah River Area Local history
Winthrop University Galleries Rock Hill Olde English District Art
Woodburn Historic House Pendleton Upcountry Historic house
World of Energy Seneca Upcountry Science
York W. Bailey Museum St. Helena Island Lowcountry Local history