March 23, 2017
MBAFB Entrance

Then and Now: The Transformation of the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base

The Horry County Museum is pleased to announce the opening of the new exhibit, Then and Now: The Transformation of the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base. The exhibit opens March 31, 2017. This Exhibit is dedicated to the rich history and special memories of the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base. The Base […]
March 20, 2017
SpringEvent

Spring Event Day at the Living History Farm April 2, 2016

Enjoy a day of planting and plowing on a one horse family farm, Saturday, April 1st from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. The L. W. Paul Living History Farm is gearing up the mule to set tobacco and plant corn for the summer. Join the Farm staff as they re-create old days […]
March 15, 2017
Cooking Demonstration

Cooking demonstration at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Experience life on the “one horse farm” in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. On Thursday, April 6th, staff will demonstrate how seasonal dishes such as tomatoes and rice, collard green soup with a hambone, and ‘hogs head cheese’ were prepared. Demonstrations will last from 11:00 AM […]
March 15, 2017
Wash Day

Wash Day at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Experience life on the ‘one horse family farm’ in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. On March 28th, a clothes washing demonstration will take place from 9 AM until 3 PM. Visitors will see how clothes from the early 20th century were washed, ironed and starched using […]
March 13, 2017
Dan Abel

Dr. Dan Abel to speak on Sharks at the Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by Dr. Dan Abel on Saturday, March 25th, on sharks of coastal South Carolina. Sensationalized media coverage of the 2015 US Atlantic coast shark attacks and bites led many to conclude that shark abundance had increased. In this presentation, Dr. Abel […]
March 7, 2017
Music at the Farm 2017

Traditional Music at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Enjoy a traditional music demonstration on March 18th at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. This month’s demonstration will focus on the acoustic guitar. Learn how this instrument has evolved, how it is tuned, and some of the different styles of how it is played. Music will begin at 1:00 PM and […]
February 24, 2017
Bing Chambers

Bing Chambers to speak on South Carolina Confederate Soldiers

The Horry County Museum and The AVX Foundation present a lecture by Herbert “Bing” Chambers. Mr. Chambers will be speaking on South Carolina Confederate soldiers, the subject of his book And Were the Glory of Their Times, on March 11th. Drawing from 18 years of research, Mr. Chambers will share stories about […]
February 16, 2017
Wash Day

Wash Day at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Experience life on the ‘one horse family farm’ in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. On February 28th, a clothes washing demonstration will take place from 9 AM until 3 PM. Visitors will see how clothes from the early 20th century were washed, ironed and starched using […]