Museum Calendar of Events
"Hands-On History" Summer Break Program
August 17, 2017
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Lexington County Museum Tour Office 231 Fox Street Lexington, SC
Looking for something educational, free, and fun for your children/grandchildren to do while out of school? Come join us for "Hands-on History" at the Lexington County Museum. This edition of "Hands-on History" will focus on schools in the 19th century and what students did in an average school day. Children will get to go inside a ca. 1815 school house and write with quill pens.
Solar Eclipse Viewing Party
August 21, 2017
11 am to 4 pm
Lexington County Museum Complex 231 Fox Street Lexington, SC
The Lexington County Museum has partnered with the Astronomy Club of Augusta to hold a special viewing party for the 2017 eclipse. Visitors will learn about the science behind eclipses and hear children stories. Visitors will also get to tour the ca. 1832 John Fox House and learn about astronomical events in Lexington's past. Visitors will receive free viewing glasses to protect their eyes while viewing the eclipse.
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