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Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina

The Bart Garrison Agriculture Museum of South Carolina allows groups to experience a virtual tractor simulator, hands-on automated milking cow, honeybee hives, Civil War-era barn, working cotton gin, and more hands-on S.T.E.A.M. focused activities. 120 History Lane, Pendleton, SC 29670. Tel: 864-646-7271. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Aiken County Historical Museum

433 Newberry St. SW, Aiken, SC 29801. 803-642-2015. This museum catalogs local county history with exhibits on pottery, sports, former local businesses, military heritage, antiques, natural history, and much more. Free.

Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery

Multiple Locations: Heritage Green, Buncombe Street, Greenville, SC 29601. 1700 Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greenville, SC 29614. 864-770-1331. This collection of European masterworks, especially from the Baroque period, can be seen alongside period furniture and tapestries. Other collections include the Collection of Antiquities, and the Russian Icon Collection. Fee.

Confederate Museum

188 Meeting St., Charleston, SC 29401. 843-723-1541. Visit a historic museum with Civil War exhibits, including Confederate memorabilia, a cannon, and photographs. Located inside Market Hall, once the entrance to the Old City Market. Free/suggested donation.

Museum & Library of Confederate History

15 Boyce Ave., Greenville, SC 29601. 864-421-9039. Dedicated to accurate portrayal of the Civil War. The main gallery features artifacts and documents from the war period. Other exhibits include items from a soldier's life, displays of life back home, and Confederate currency and print documents. Free.

Old Slave Mart Museum

6 Chalmers St., Charleston, SC 29401. 843-958-6467. This building tells the story of Charleston's role in the U.S. domestic slave-trade. It also functions as a museum of African American history, arts, and crafts. Fee.

War Between the States Museum

107 South Guerry St., Florence, SC 29501. Flags, documents, portraits, and even a model of the CSS Pee Dee are on display. Groups can also see items from the Florence Stockade (Union prison camp). Fee.