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Let’s Go! | S.C. Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum
Founded in 1896, the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museumis the third oldest museum in the state. The museum focuses on South Carolina’s military history from the Revolutionary War to the present.
“History is about people,” says Joe Long, Curator of Education with the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum. “Military history is about understanding people under stress.”
Visitors to the museum can explore South Carolina’s distinguished martial tradition in exhibits covering the Revolutionary War, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, the War on Terror, and other American conflicts.
The South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum offers a unique opportunity to discover and explore the state’s military history through informative and award-winning exhibits, featuring many rare and one-of-a-kind artifacts.
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