December 22, 2015
HCG Museum entrance

Museum will be closed Dec 23,24,25, and 26 for Christmas.

The Horry County Museum will be closed December 23-26 in observance of Christmas.
November 17, 2015
Ronnie Floyd

Ronnie Floyd to give presentation on Native Americans

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by Ronnie Floyd. Mr. Floyd will discuss the culture and daily life of Native Americans from this region. Examples of Native American pottery and basketry will also be on display. This presentation will be held on November 21, 2015 and begins […]
November 9, 2015
Syrup Day

Fall Harvest and Syrup Making Day at the L. W. Paul Living History Farm

A large part of farm life in the first half of the twentieth century was old-fashioned syrup making. Locals grew cane and cooked syrup in the fall for the upcoming year. Cooking down the raw juice into sweet cane syrup became a celebration and gathering for the community. Join us to relive […]
November 2, 2015
naledi Fossils

Discussion on Homo naledi Fossils at the Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum will host a discussion by CCU Anthropology faculty on the new Homo naledi (meaning “Star”) fossil recently discovered in South Africa. We will watch several video clips about the deep cave excavation and examine 3D printed casts of the fossils to understand what this discovery means for human […]
October 26, 2015
Capn Sandy

Storyteller Sandy Vermont to share ghost stories at Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum and The AVX Foundation present Cap’n Sandy Vermont. On Halloween, local storyteller Cap’n. Sandy Vermont, will share ghost stories from the Lowcountry. The program begins at 1 pm on October 31, 2015 and will be held in the McCown Auditorium located at 805 Main Street, Conway SC. This […]
October 12, 2015
Alan-Jon Zupan

Alan-Jon Zupan to speak about the history of North-South Carolina boundary

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by Alan-Jon Zupan from the South Carolina Geodetic Survey. Mr. Zupan will discuss the history and re-establishment of the North Carolina-South Carolina Boundary. This presentation will be held on October 17, 2015 and begins at 1 PM in the McCown Auditorium […]
October 7, 2015
Pearl Harbor

2015 Horry County Museum Film Series Premiers Film on Pearl Harbor on October 10th

The 2015 Horry County Museum Film Series continues on October 10th with the locally produced film Remember Pearl Harbor: December 7, 1941. The film is free to the public, and will be presented at 1 p.m., Saturday, October 10th in the McCown Auditorium at the Horry County Museum, which is located at […]
September 17, 2015
Andrea DeMuth

Andrea DeMuth to speak on native animals of the Lowcountry at Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by Andrea DeMuth, Vice President and Curator of Zoological Collections at Brookgreen Gardens. Ms. DeMuth will discuss the types of animals found in Horry and Georgetown Counties as well as the zoo collection at Brookgreen and the types of projects zoos […]