Celebrate the Horry County Museum and our local history! This special event day is free to the public and will feature various activities, demonstrations and information stations from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM on May 13th. Learn about Native Americans with a special demonstration by Ronnie Floyd from 10-12. From 11-12, visitors can view the episode of Tanked featuring the Horry County Museum, followed by a fish feeding at our freshwater aquarium. Also, enjoy a free concert in the McCown Auditorium by local musician Shelley Sasser at 1:00 PM.
Throughout the day, families can visit our fossil and mineral table to have fossils identified, and get up close with local wildlife from Playcard Environmental Center from 1:00 until 4:00. Living history demonstrations of butter making and Colonial food ways will be on hand as well. Information tables featuring information from local cultural institutions will be set up throughout the day for visitors to learn about some of the great history and resources our area has to offer.
The Horry County Museum would like to thank the following exhibitors for participating in Museum Day: The Friends of the Horry County Museum, The Conway Library, The Horry County Historical Society, The Horry County Board of Architectural Review, Waccamaw Riverkeeper, Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium, The Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, Playcard Environmental Center, Don Kirkpatrick, Ronnie Floyd, Shelley Sasser, The South Carolina Maritime Museum, and Hobcaw Barony: The Belle W. Baruch Foundation.
The Museum is located at 805 Main Street, Conway SC. For more information, call 843-915-5320, or email email@example.com. To view a full list of programs for 2017, visit our website at www.horrycountymuseum.org.