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“First time visitor to Edisto”

Edisto Island Museum
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Do not leave without stopping by... We came to Edisto not sure what to find, but left so enriched. We left with cookbook, and history book. great little museum.

Thank Fredman55
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

I have to confess, I lived on the island 10 years before visiting the museum. What a mistake! I now volunteer as a docent a few hours a month. People are always surprised at how long they stay.

Thank Nancy F
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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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