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The South Carolina Cotton Museum

121 W Cedar Ln, Bishopville, SC 29010-1454
+1 803-484-4497
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Just great!

I've always been the sort of person who was happy to use cotton but had no idea how it worked - now... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Killyleagh, United Kingdom
via mobile
All Cotton

The old saying "all you wanted to know about cotton but to afaid to ask" Here is your chance to... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Beaufort, South Carolina
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121 W Cedar Ln, Bishopville, SC 29010-1454
+1 803-484-4497

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I've always been the sort of person who was happy to use cotton but had no idea how it worked - now I know better! This is a nice, interesting little museum, the people are friendly and helpful and there is also a moving veterans...More

Thank belfastconfetti
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The old saying "all you wanted to know about cotton but to afaid to ask" Here is your chance to learn about cotton from the early years to the present time. It is wonderful review of history! One other thing there is also a military...More

Thank moonsie43
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We were so impressed with this small museum. The curator talked to us about cotton, especially the cotton grown in SC.; boil weevils, some of the history of cotton, etc. He was most interesting and informative. He stated that there is a great demand for...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It gives a super interesting and informative history of the cotton industry in S Carolina and throughout the country as well. The curator is wonderful too! Give yourself at least 45 minutes.

1  Thank alisssnow
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great find for anyone interested in the plant cotton. You will learn facts about the plant and how it grows in South Carolina. I enjoyed the tour but it left me hungry for more about the history of cotton worldwide. It was...More

1  Thank Laura Jane G
Reviewed 8 November 2016

If you were ever interested in the history of cotton, this is the place to visit! A great source of information regarding the process of growing cotton.

1  Thank AMiller121
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a great place for anyone interested in history or learning. You can also rent out a room for get togethers.

1  Thank Steffan B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Very informative and interesting. Lots of exhibits with some reading. The man was extremely informative.

1  Thank D W
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The SC Cotton Museum was on our "2016 Summer Bucket List". We are huge fans of the Travel Channel's "Mysteries at the Museum". One episode features the SC Cotton Museum & the foot cast of the Lizard Man. I have to admit, up until this...More

2  Thank ahclark2016
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Hospitality at it's finest, with a fact filled main dish of Historical accuracy rolled up in Cotton -American History! It was worth traveling the 58 miles from our location in South Carolina to view the Cotton Museum. I'm a Historian and teach American History through...More

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7 June 2017|
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Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
At least an hour after the lecture. You can spend as long as you like there. And the Veteran's museum is connected to it. I would allow 2 hours if you like history.