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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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Great place to learn about the War Between the States

This museum is full of treasures from war memorabilia including items from daily home life. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
susan h
Greenville, South Carolina
Worth the stop

Went w/my wife, very unique items to see. Accepts donations as no fee for entering. You'll have a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greenville, South Carolina
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15 Boyce Ave, Greenville, SC 29601-3109
+1 864-421-9039
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is full of treasures from war memorabilia including items from daily home life. The guides are very knowledgeable and helpful. It is an interesting and enjoyable place to visit.

Thank susan h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went w/my wife, very unique items to see. Accepts donations as no fee for entering. You'll have a pleasant time

Thank cletuschurch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have an excellent collection and the staff are very nice and helpful. They are, however, very much of the Lost Cause school of history and you can expect a very pro-Confederate view to be given.

Thank BirdofJay
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I had not seen that the museum was not open on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Webster was doing some work next door, and I asked for directions to the zoo. Instead he opened the museum and gave me a guided tour. He was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank rjweber07
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This museum is the opposite of 'placard' history - extensive weaponry collection, amazing number of uniforms, dresses and related civil war accessories. EVERYTHING has a story, if you want to spend the time to read about it. Looking at the photographs is like going through...More

Thank JimmyR81
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This little gem has a fine collection of very rare Confederate small arms and field artillery. There all also rare photographs of Confederate veterans reunions,showing both european-american and african-american comrades-in-arms, who fought together in integrated combat units.

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I plan to return and bring more friends, very interesting exhibits. You can do it very quickly no really get into the exhibits and spend a bit of time there.

Thank charlieome
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This was our second visit to the Confederate Museum and we enjoyed it as much as the first. I was able to sit in the library and examine some books on medical procedures during the Civil War. The docent was very familiar with the library...More

Thank Maureen W
Reviewed 17 February 2017

As a history teacher, I love history museums. I am also a proud South Carolinian and Southerner. The Confederate Museum is interesting to visit and has some unique artifacts. For a history or Civil War buff, it is really, really cool. I would say that...More

Thank Meby C
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I took my Dad there because he is into Civil War History. You could spend hours there viewing all the artifacts and books. Very well organized and helpful staff.

Thank Alain410
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Terryl W
What are the operating hours and the cost?
13 September 2016|
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Response from tvj-3 | Reviewed this property |
No cost to enter and hrs are 10-3 on Monday and wed 1-9 on Fri 10-6 on Sat... More