December 22, 2016

Rodger Stroup to speak on major themes in South Carolina’s history

The Horry County Museum and The AVX Foundation present a lecture by Rodger Stroup on Saturday, January 7th, on themes in South Carolina’s history. This presentation traces some of the major subjects in South Carolina’s history including the development of the state’s seal and symbols, the sense of independence that evolved during […]
December 22, 2016
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South Carolina Hall of Fame Film Series to premiere at the Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum will premiere the first film of the South Carolina Hall of Fame Film Series, produced by South Carolina ETV, at the McCown Auditorium on Saturday, January 7th at 4:00 PM. Established in 1973, The South Carolina Hall of Fame, located in Myrtle Beach, inducts one deceased and one […]
December 22, 2016
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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, January 5th, staff will show how mud fish stew was prepared in a traditional setting. This free demonstration will take place from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM. The L. W. Paul […]
December 2, 2016
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Museum Movie Classics continues with It’s a Wonderful Life

Full Steam Ahead and Easy 105.9/100.7 continue the Museum Movie Classics Series at the Horry County Museum with the classic holiday film, It’s a Wonderful Life. After George Bailey wishes he had never been born, an angel is sent to earth to make George’s wish come true. George starts to realize how […]
December 2, 2016
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Horry County Museum Documentary Film Matinees for December 2016

The Horry County Museum continues its Documentary Matinee Series this December, featuring films from the museum’s collection. The films will be shown on Wednesdays at 1:00 PM and will continue throughout the remainder of the year. December films include Back to the Battlefield: Remembering D-Day (December 7th), Season of Valor: The Battle […]
November 29, 2016
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George Wingard to speak on slave potter David Drake at the Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum will host a lecture by George Wingard, from the Savannah River Archaeological Research Program (SRARP), on December 8th at 1:00 PM. Mr. Wingard will discuss the discovery of an alkaline-glazed stoneware vessel created by the enslaved potter Dave of Edgefield, South Carolina and discovered/excavated by the SRARP. He […]
November 23, 2016
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Museum Movie Classics continues with White Christmas

Full Steam Ahead and Easy 105.9/100.7 continue the Museum Movie Classics Series at the Horry County Museum, featuring historic Hollywood films shown free to the public in the museum’s McCown Auditorium. The next film in the series, White Christmas, is a musical comedy about singers Bob Wallace and Phil Davis who join […]
November 22, 2016
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Christmas at the Farm

Experience life on the “one horse farm” in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. On December 3rd, see how the farm family would have prepared for the Christmas season. Demonstrations will be centered on activities that would have taken place in the farm house and include making […]