South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum, Columbia

(4.5/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
The South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum serves as the State’s military history museum by collecting, preserving, and exhibiting South Carolina’s military material culture from the colonial era to the present, and by providing superior educational experiences and programming.
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  • A little known fact, on many Fridays they have speakers come and talk about all sorts of things related to the history of South Carolina - battles and personalities in particular. There is no charge w...  more »
  • The information & artifacts were impressive. Staff knowledgeable & welcomed questions. Staff explained there was a "myth" but an archeological dig proved it correct! The museum has the arrowhead to co...  more »
  • The Confederate Relic Room is a hidden treasure. The exhibits are first class, and well worth a visit. Try to set aside at least two hours to really appreciate all the museum has to offer. 
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  • Very friendly staff. Packed with lots of extremely important and interesting historical information.
  • Admission was $5. Relics were of historical interest. Happy to see history preserved. Would give it 5 stars if they had a bigger cannon.
  • Awesome - Great displays and courteous folks..
  • This was a great museum devoted to the history of the Confederate military in South Carolina. They have great artifacts and if you love history, you will be well served to go and enjoy your time in this nice museum.
  • This is a wonderful museum if you are looking to learn more about history. Great art prints for purchase at the gift shop!