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Museum and Library of Confederate History

15 Boyce Ave, Greenville, SC 29601-3109
+1 864-421-9039
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don't know what to say.... it was closed

Although the web confirmed the museum would be open this last Saturday, it was closed.A real pity... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Albrecht R
A must for history buffs.

Nice displays of Civil War artifacts and nice docets. No cost to go in. Also has a library if... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Cheryl R
Greenville, South Carolina
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15 Boyce Ave, Greenville, SC 29601-3109
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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.

Thank Albrecht R
Reviewed 3 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

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is a wonderful little museum, packed full of local history. Their collections of arms and photos is amazing. The gentlemen hosting were very knowledgeable and all sides of the conflict were represented. If you have a couple of hours to spare, this is a...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We stopped by the Museum with some out-of-town friends and had the good fortune to get a tour from Coach Rossi. There's a wealth of artifacts, but it's the stories and primary source material that lights up the lives of people in that time, cuts...More

Thank OlEdW
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I came to Greenville with my family for the eclipse, but I would have made the trip just to see this fantastic museum. It's small, but jam-packed with Confederate memorabilia, exhibits and politically incorrect (i.e. truthful) literature and souvenirs. It is also free to see,...More

1  Thank jnypa291
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Was heading to check out downtown Greenville and saw this on my map. Swung by to check it out. Ended up spending two+ hours! Its small but chock full of interesting displays. The weaponry is outstanding. The daily life exhibits give a great perspective of...More

Thank ddeckerdds
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Though Southern-born and bred with a number of CSA vet ancestors I don't get weepy for the Lost Cause, but I could spend hours in this place. Don't expect flashy tech exhibits but rather a collection more reflecting what's important to Carolinians today, with heavy...More

1  Thank Richard29687
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Don't let the size of this museum fool you, it has a lot of history stored in this downtown Greenville house. I was especially surprised by the number of books in their library. If you'd like to do some research on the War Between the...More

Thank PalmettoRebel
Reviewed 10 July 2017

People should take the time to stop in and have a look around. The place is filled with cool stuff and it gives you an idea of life back then. It can show you what was going on in the world and what the people...More

Thank bigo66
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The reviews preceding mine say it all. My husband could have spent several hours here. For those less interested in subject matter, suggest getting dropped off to stroll the lovely main street downtown.

Thank BamaNancy
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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