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Museum Road Show

Museum Road Show, Antique Appraisal, South Carolina State Museum

Museum Road Show

Sat., Jan. 27, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Have you ever wondered if those items you found at the local flea market, antique shop, tag sale, or even in your basement and attic were actually worth something?

Whether it’s an heirloom, antique or artifact, local experts will be onsite in a variety of fields to offer informal verbal appraisals.

Items that CAN be appraised:

  • Fine art

  • Antique silver

  • Textiles

  • Decorative art

  • Estate jewelry

  • Dolls

  • Pottery


  • Military memorabilia

  • Books

  • Furniture

  • Coins & currency

  • Antique guns

  • Native American Art & Artifacts

Items that CANNOT be appraised:

  • Sports memorabilia

  • Baseball cards

  • Autographs

  • Historical documents

  • Watches

Please note: we cannot guarantee there will be an appraiser present for every type of item. If you have any concerns about whether or not appraisers will be available for your type of item(s), please call 803.898.4952 or email:


Please note: there is a max of 4 items allowed per person.

Member Pricing

1 Item: $20, 2 Items: $28, 3 Items: $32 , 4 Items: $36

Gen. Public Pricing

1 Item: $25, 2 Items: $35, 3 Items: $40 , 4 Items: $45


Tickets available at the door!


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• Advance ticket purchase recommended. Fees are based on the number of items evaluated and are non-refundable. Limit 4 items total.

• Due to the popularity of this event, guests may experience some waiting time.

• Participants are responsible for transport of items.

• The Museum assumes no responsibility for lost or damaged objects

• Tickets are non-refundable and will be available at the Will Call desk on the day of the event.