South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum, Columbia

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#4 of 6 in Museums in Columbia
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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  • If you enjoy history of the war between the states, this is a good museum to visit. First, it is located in a repurposed textile factory. That in itself is worthy of a visit alone. There is an area ou...  more »
  • Interesting museum with a ton of relics. Always cool to review history from the opposite side. I was told it takes about 45 minutes to get through it. I stayed an hour and a half. Highly recommend it.  more »
  • In what seems to be a volatile time in our country to walk through the relics of Civil War is a good reminder of the people that were involved, suffered, and persevered for the rights and freedoms of ...  more »
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  • This was a fun museum and my fiance and I really enjoyed checking out all the exhibits. The museum itself is comprised of 4 separate stories, each story containing 3-5 different exhibits. There are also there different shows you can attend if you get the "Master Explorer Ticket" which cost approximately $12 per adult including a 4D show, a planetarium show, and an exhibit show. It was a fun day and we really enjoyed our experience. The ONLY reason this is getting 3 stars is due to my experiences with museum trips in cities such as San Diego, Washington D.C., and Norfolk which are vastly larger as would be expected.
  • Incredible display of History. Admission very reasonable. Learned a lot!
  • Small but informational. Great short visit
  • Admission was $5. Relics were of historical interest. Happy to see history preserved. Would give it 5 stars if they had a bigger cannon.
  • Very friendly staff. Packed with lots of extremely important and interesting historical information.

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