Upcountry History Museum, Greenville

4.4
#3 of 11 in Museums in Greenville
The Upcountry History Museum - Furman University, through its collections, programs and exhibitions, preserves and interprets historical subjects pertaining to the Upcountry of South Carolina while bringing museum-quality offerings from around the world to the Upcountry. This is done to encourage people to discover the world and the Upcountry's role in shaping it. Use our Greenville trip itinerary maker app to add Upcountry History Museum and other attractions to your Greenville vacation plans.
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  • We weren't really expecting much as it was a last minute..."what to do in the rain" option...but we were quite surprised by the breadth of information and history they had about the Upcountry SC...  more »
  • Quite a nice collection of the history of the upstate and very easy to follow. I had no idea Josh White (blues artist) was from South Carolina. They have traveling exhibits right now: one on Love a...  more »
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  • A wonderful undemanding museum that gives a fantastic overview of the history of the area. The staff was lovely and very friendly. The exhibits were professional, essy to follow and, very enjoyable.
  • Very informative. I am not from South Carolina so I know very little of its history. Although this museum is focused on Upstate history, the first floor has some generic state history that helps contextualize the Upstate history.

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