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History Day: History Detectives

July 21, 2018

South Carolina State Museum, History, Anderson Car, South Carolina, Family, Things to Do, Columbi


History Day activities are free with museum general admission or membership.

Adult (13-61): $8.95
Seniors (62 +): $7.95
Children (3-12): $6.95
Infants 2 and under: FREE

History Day: History Detectives

Sat., July 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

History Day at the South Carolina State Museum is back for another day of fun for the whole family! Discover how the museum collects artifacts and creates exhibits, meet historians, explore the museum behind-the-scenes and more.

  • Learn how to read clues from Southern furniture about life during the 18th and 19th centuries in a special presentation from Daniel Ackerman, Curator at the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Art.

  • Hear how clothing and fashion helps us understand history from State Museum History Curator, JoAnn Zeise

  • Discover how living historians research and create their interpretations.

  • Learn about how specific objects came to the museum and go behind the scenes of our storage area.

  • Mystery artifacts on display plus fun, family friendly activities and more!


July 21, 2018
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