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8:18 am on Friday February 14, 2014

Nonprofit wants to build Air Force One Museum in Myrtle Beach

An Air Force One museum may land in Myrtle Beach. A group of former presidential pilots, university leaders and museum directors wants to build the $75 million project — described as a replica of the White House — on a 20-acre site abutting Warbird...
2:49 pm on Friday July 5, 2013

Some of the best cultural attractions in South Carolina (and nearby)

Charleston is getting much attention these days as a cultural destination, but there's a lot more to be seen if South Carolina and just across the border in places like Asheville and Savannah.
1:13 pm on Saturday April 6, 2013

Patriots Point sees best day for revenue in five years

Home of the USS Yorktown, Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum, saw its most successful day in five years.  On Tuesday, April 2, ticket sales, parking lot numbers and gift shop sales earned a combined on that day to net $51,608.
8:13 am on Friday March 15, 2013

Patriots Point bringing museum to life

Image by Flickr user okred Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum divulged a strategic plan on Friday which is focused on implementing numerous technological improvements aboard the USS Yorktown. The five-year course of action will cost...
1:36 am on Thursday January 3, 2013

'Pay What You Can' weekend at Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum

Image by Patriots PointPatriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum will offer its "Pay What You Can" Weekend on January 5 and 6.  Normal parking and admission fees will be waived and visitors will be invited to explore the museum for any price they...
6:47 am on Sunday December 2, 2012

An exhibit on the Lowcountry's fish camps at the Beaufort museum

Janet Garrity/Submitted Janet Garrity's new book, Goin' Down the River has sparked an interest in a Lowcountry lifestyle that is almost as old as Beaufort. To complement the increased interest, the Beaufort History Museum at City Hall is opening a...
3:16 am on Wednesday September 19, 2012

Why haven't you been to the Charleston Museum?

Image by Flickr user martin_kalfatovic This is as close to the Charleston Museum as many locals ever get.The Charleston Museum used to quite literally be in my backyard of an apartment I rented several years back, and yet I never been stopped in.  ...
1:59 am on Thursday August 2, 2012

Patriots Point pitches $100 million Medal of Honor Museum

Yesterday leaders of the Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum announced plans to build a $100 million national attraction that would help revive the ailing historical destination: a much expanded Medal of Honor Museum. Currently a Medal of Honor...
1:12 am on Monday June 25, 2012

Parris Island museum being visited by national Marine Corps museum director

Flickr user tiffany renee The director of the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Lin Ezell, is visiting the Parris Island Museum today and Tuesday for a recertification ceremony