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"It's All About Herbs" Herb Festival

April 1, 2017
9 am to 3 pm

Lexington County Museum Complex 231 Fox Street Lexington, SC

Join the Lexington County Herb Bunch on Saturday April 1 from 9 am to 3 pm for the 6th Annual “It’s All About Herbs” Festival. Festival admission is free for all. Activities include a plant sale with many varieties of herbs, herb and plant related vendors, food vendors, free herb mini-demonstrations, seminars, and a silent auction. The ca. 1832 John Fox House on the museum grounds will be open for tours as well. For more information call the museum at 803-359-8369 or contact Herb Bunch member Diane Lucas at dlucas@comporium.net.

 

 

Spring Open House

 May 7, 2017

 2 pm to 5 pm

 Lexington County Museum Complex 231 Fox Street Lexington, SC

 Free to the Public

The public is invited to see the 1832 John Fox House, the 1771 Laurence Corley Log House, the 1815 Oak Grove Schoolhouse, as well the other historic structures at the museum. Children will be able to participate in a scavenger hunt and participate in 19th century cooking activities. The Open House will also feature demonstrations of historic crafts such as blacksmithing and baking in the outdoor oven. This event is free to the public. Light refreshments will be served. The Open House is a great time for visitors to learn more about the museum and the county’s history and is fun for the whole family.

 

 

"Murders and Mysteries” Walking Tour of Downtown Lexington

          8 pm
          Tour begins at the vacant lot located next to Pitter Platter 116 East Main Street Lexington
          Free to the public

Attendees will learn about some of the spookier and more gruesome aspects of Lexington's history as we will discuss murders, lynchings, and mysteries that occurred in downtown Lexington. Because of the mature subject matter, we ask that attendees be 18 or over. 
       
 

 

 

For information on Museum events, please call 803-359-8369 or email J.R. Fennell at JRFennell@lex-co.com 

Friends of the Lexington County Museum


For information on how to join the Friends of the Lexington County Museum, please call 803-359-8369 or email J.R. Fennell at JRFennell@lex-co.com