Come visit us at

 120 Broad Street 

 at The History Center 


 Hours: Tues-Fri 11-4, Sat 11-3 

Closed Sunday & Monday

Frequently Asked Questions


Where is the museum located?

The Georgetown County Museum is located at 120 Broad Street in the Historic District of Georgetown, South Carolina. 


Do you have an admission fee?

Members of the Georgetown County Historical Society are always admitted free. 

For non-members: Now FREE! Come visit us!

The Museum also accomodates groups. Please call ahead: 843-545-7020


What are your hours of operation?

Tuesday – Friday 10-4 - Saturday 10-3


Do you have a shop where I can purchase Georgetown County memorabilia?

Yes!  The Rice Trunk Gift Shop is now open the same hours as the museum


Do you have artifacts from the early pre-revolutionary war period native Americans?

Some of our displays date back to more than 300 years of history and culture.  A visitor to the Museum can examine Native American artifacts of the Waccamaw, Peedee and Sampit tribes


Important Links

Below are some history- and museum-related links, which you may find helpful.

Library of Congress, American Memory
Library of Congress
National Register of Historic Places
Ellis Island Museum
Old House Journal
Archaeology Magazine (online)

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