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Museum and Library of Confederate History

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Great little museum

This small museum is packed with lots of interesting things. The curator of the museum gave my... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lakeville ma
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Tons of History

The veterans that work here are so knowledgeable. They will gladly give you a details tour of every... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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15 Boyce Ave, Greenville, SC 29601-3109
+1 864-421-9039
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This small museum is packed with lots of interesting things. The curator of the museum gave my daughter and I a private tour it was a great extra

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank laureenn
Reviewed 2 days ago

The veterans that work here are so knowledgeable. They will gladly give you a details tour of every item in the museum. Admission is free, but they have an area in the center where they collect donations.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank j0rdanbh
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have several ancestors from South Carolina who fought for the Confederate Side of the War of Northern Aggression. This Museum and Library has a wealth of records including lists of all Confederate soldiers: pay records, units served with, Court Marshal records, injury and death...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KG6MC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing museum filled with lots of history and a amazing guide. The guide , whose name was Greg, was a detailed and excellent guide to the museum. its a non profit and is made precisely to conserve the rich history of the South.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kcanellas
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Small but interesting museum exploring Civil War history from the local viewpoint. Many artifacts, documents and old newspaper accounts of the Civil War from this area and from that time. Bring your reading glasses as many of the displays are in regular newspaper size print,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KevinLety
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Took some friends while they were visiting very interesting! I have lived about 1/2 hour away and never realized this was here! A very well displayed walls of arms both North and South. Several nice displays of swords and sabers! They have a nice library...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ridgruner
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Cozy, opinionated "museum" full to the brim of old relics, photos, guns, cannonballs, and paintings of Gen. Lee and Gen. Lee and Gen. Lee as well. Inside someone's house. Medical exhibits were fascinating--complete with a half-sawed femur bone! However, the "gift shop" was a den...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank dzrmd
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The artifacts came to life for this Yankee with our tour guide describing many of the items and telling stories. Lots of guns, pictures of locals, books, etc. Who knew that the widowed women became very ill and sometimes died in the summer wearing their...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Rita L
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Although the web confirmed the museum would be open this last Saturday, it was closed.A real pity considering the good reviews I read before. I was really excited to visit the museum.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank AlbrechtR9
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Nice displays of Civil War artifacts and nice docets. No cost to go in. Also has a library if you want to do research. Near downtown Greenville which is a great place to visit. Check the hours as they are not open all day everyday....More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Cheryl R
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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