Lexington County Museum, Lexington

4.5
The Lexington County Museum offers a rare & unforgettable experience with structures & artifacts that focus on the everyday lives of Lexington County residents from the colonial period to the Civil War. Located on 7 acres of land in downtown Lexington, the Museum features 30 historic structures including the oldest house in Lexington. The Museum features locally made furniture, textiles, pottery, and weapons. Visit the Museum to experience a way of life gone forever!
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  • What a great place to kill a few hours near Ft. Jackson. We stopped here after graduation day ceremonies to kill some time. Tour takes about 2 hours. The guides are excellent and very knowledgeable. Y...  more »
  • Haven't been there in years -- it's only a few miles from me -- but from the other reviews I've read, it is still as nicely done as it was 20 years ago!  more »
  • Very interesting and informative. Outdoor and period buildings of the area. Makes for a nice family trip.  more »
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  • A great place to learn about local history. Staff and volunteers were approachable and informative.
  • These guys really know their history of Lexington County and the south. Thank you for taking time out and talking to my daughter and myself about our family history.
  • Fun place. I wish they would get more exciting tour guides.
  • A fun place to learn a lot about the times of Southern settlers
  • Learned lots of things I didn't know about Lexington's history. Great place to take the kids. A lot of it is outdoors though, so be mindful of the weather.

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