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War Between the States Museum

107 S Guerry St, Florence, SC 29501-4328
+1 843-669-1266
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Need to see!

I really hope places like this can stay around for many years. For a small place, there are some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dallas, Texas
beautiful historic home and museum

A beautiful historic home and museum. It closes at 5pm, but it's packed with lots of stuff! Tons... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Bernardo F
New York City, New York
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1 week ago
“Need to see!”
16 Nov 2016
“beautiful historic home and museum”
107 S Guerry St, Florence, SC 29501-4328
+1 843-669-1266
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really hope places like this can stay around for many years. For a small place, there are some very neat things packed in this museum. The man who runs it is extremely knowledgeable about many things and we had a great conversation with him....More

Thank cityslickerindasouth
Reviewed 16 November 2016

A beautiful historic home and museum. It closes at 5pm, but it's packed with lots of stuff! Tons of memorabilia on the civil war and confederate military. Definitely worth the trip if you're into the civil war.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The thing I loved most about this museum is the amount of pictures they have of the soldiers from that area that fought in the Civil War. They also have a lot of civil war artifacts. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank a1locks
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

A lot of local artifacts have been donated from the surrounding area. The place needs to be freshened up. It could use a good dusting, but it is interesting. Nice, local museum.

1  Thank Julie G
Reviewed 9 March 2016

This is a great little museum about a very important war. We found it very enjoyable and very informative! We liked the fact that it was in a home and parking was no issue! The gift shop was nice and we surely found plenty to...More

2  Thank Vicki A
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This is an amazing small historic museum! The exhibits are fascinating.there is a real sense of history here. It gives remarkable insight into the war between the Nirth and South. The curator was so knowledgeable. There are also some great books available for purchase at...More

1  Thank Twonan
Reviewed 3 February 2015

I visited the War Between the States museum while spending a day in Florence. The museum is located in a two-story house in a residential area which makes it an odd place for it to be located. There is a gravel lot adjacent to the...More

4  Thank wbullseye
Reviewed 13 September 2014

The exhibits were carefully gathered. The building in which they are housed and the location leave much to be desired. I learned quite a bit and am glad we went but do not feel a need to go back. We spent about an hour at...More

2  Thank Lynn A
Reviewed 6 August 2014

This is a must see stop when you are in Florence, SC. I have been going to the WBTS Museum since 1998. You will find artifacts on display that you will find in no other museum. The research library is top notch. The museum director...More

4  Thank 8NC
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Very good in its collection of weapons, naval information(CSS pee dee) table model of the Florence stockade. This is where you get information of stockade. Displays of cannon projectiles. Uniforms, etc. have books which can give information on units located in area during civil war....More

5  Thank Paul R
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Questions & Answers
5 February 2017|
Response from robertjY462AI |
Open Wednesday and Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Jill R
21 June 2016|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but there should be a number to call and find out. They are typically open Wednesday and Saturday.