Ninety Six National Historic Site

Located on SC 248  Ninety Six, SC

The Visitors Center at Ninety Six National Historic Site makes an excellent starting point in Greenwood County.  Here, at the home of the Revolutionary War’s first southern land battle, visitors will find much reconstructed history.  A mile-long trail includes the site of a frontier settlement with a trading post, a French and Indian War fort and extensive Revolutionary War fortifications.  Open daily 8 AM-5PM.  Free Admission   For more information call:  (864) 543-4068

The Greenwood Museum

Located at 106 Main Street  Greenwood, SC

Take a stroll down Memory Lane as you are transported back to the turn of the century with a nostalgic walk down a city street.  Return to the gaslight and horse and buggy days as you walk by a parlor, kitchen, drug store, general store, and a one room schoolhouse.  The Museum displays Indian artifacts, a pioneer doctor’s office, a geology collection, war relics, and mounted birds and animals.  Enjoy other displays and exhibits as well as browsing in the  Museum Gift Shop.  For information and hours, call:  (864) 229-7093

Emerald Farm

Located at 409 Emerald Farm Road  Greenwood, SC 

Located off Hwy 34, is a fully operational goat’s milk farm which sells cheese and soaps in a delightful gift shop.  For information and hours, call:  (864) 223-2247

The Railroad Historical Center

Located at 908 South Main Street  Greenwood, SC

The Railroad Museum is another point of interest, featuring railcars dating to the 18th century.  Step inside the past as you tour three restored rail cars from the Piedmont and Northern Railroad.  Open April-October.  For more information and hours, call:  (864) 229-7093

Park Seed Company

Located on SC 254  Greenwood, SC

A definite “must” on the calendar for summer visitors is the weeklong South Carolina Festival of Flowers.  The Park Seed Company, nationally known as one of the largest family-owned mail order seed companies and for its magnificent gardens, is a major focal point during the festival.  Visit the largest mail-order seed company in the world and tour the beautiful test gardens from Spring through Fall.  Packages of seed, both vegetable and flower, are available for sale at the Gift Shop.  Open Daily 9 AM-5PM.  For more information, call:  1-800-845-3369

Lander University

Located on 320 Stanley Avenue  Greenwood, SC

Lander is a fully-accredited four year coeducational state university offering Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in more than 40 major and minor areas and a masters program in elementary education.  Located on a 195 acre campus, Lander serves as a cultural center for the Greenwood Area.  For more information, call:  (864) 388-800

Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

Located on Highway 56  Clinton, SC

This state park protects a portion of the Musgrove Mill battlefield and scenic Horseshoe Falls of the Enoree River.  The park’s interpretive center provides a history of the Revolutionary War battle and furthers the understanding of South Carolina’s pivotal role in the creation of our nation.  Located approximately 7 miles NE of I-26, Exit 52.  Open Thursday – Monday 9AM-6PM.  For more information, call:  (864) 938-0100.

Presbyterian College

located on 503 South Broad Street  Clinton, SC

Presbyterian College (PC) is a private four-year liberal arts school sitting on 212 acres nestled in the beautiful historic section of Clinton.  The school offers 25 majors including pre-professional programs in Christian education, dentistry, law, medicine, ministry, and veterinary science. For more information, call:  (864) 833-2820

Clinton Museum

Located on 400 North Broad Street  Clinton, SC

Enjoy the history of Clinton through exhibits and collections.  Open Sunday 2-5PM.  For more information, call:  (864) 833-7505.

Newberry Opera House

Located on 1201 McKibben Street  Newberry, SC

Located in the originally restored Opera House building, Newberry Opera House offers a whole variety of live entertainment.  For a listing of upcoming events or information, call:  (864) 276-6264

Newberry College

Located on 2100 College Street  Newberry, SC

Newberry college is a four year coeducational private college offering Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees.  For more information, call:  (864) 276-5010.

Rose Hill Plantation

Located on 2677 Sardis Road  Union, SC 

Rose Hill Plantation is the historical home and garden of the Secessionist Governor, William Tift.  The home is fully restored and furnished with Civil Ward period furnishings. Stroll through the garden, tour the home, or enjoy the hiking trail to the Tyger River.  For more information, call:  (864) 427-5966