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“Our Second Trip”

Edisto Island Museum
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Edisto Island History Museum is full of so many items from the area. It was our second visit, and it was as interesting the second time as the first. Edisto Island is so full of history, and this museum reflects that. We took our grandson, who did the scavenger hunt, and he loved it. This museum also has a nice gift shop and very friendly people, who seem to love their job/position. If you enjoy learning more about Edisto Island, this is one of the places to go.

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

I enjoyed this museum so much! There are items that belonged to the people and places that we learned about on the tours that we took. Well worth the time and money.

Thank Jennifer F
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I thought the museum offered a nice range of exhibits. There were definitely exhibits from the local area, plantations from Edisto Island, and other cultural and historical items. The fee was well worth it.

Thank Robert W
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our visit here. The ladies working the museum were very nice and informative. We enjoyed the scavenger hunts. The diorama was amazing. Enjoyed seeing the slave house - all very informative. So glad to see historical items retained and displayed. Our past is so important because it molds our future. Good visit. Recommend to all.

Thank LNorris9919
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Plenty of great Edisto history. I would recommend stopping in when you're on the island.
We especially liked the original slave shack, its twin is in the Smithsonian.

Thank Rick1075
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