|September 11||Call for Time||Wine Tasting Seminar||Led by Ed Cazel. Call 864-489-3988 for time and ticket information.|
|September 16||4:00pm to 6:00pm||Family Night||Free admission to Museum Galleries.|
|September 16||6:00pm to 8:00pm||Constitution Day Forum||Historian Ivory Wilson leads a discussion on the United States Constitution. Free admission.|
|September 20||7:00pm||Casino Night||$30 per person includes admission, $2,000 in play money, one drink ticket, food, and fun. Tickets must be purchased in advance, available now at the Museum or from CHAPS Board Members.|
|September 22 - November 22
10:00am to 4:00pm
|The American Revolutionary War
1775-1783 in South Carolina
In Partnership with the S.C. State Museum
Made possible by The Humanities Council SC
A part of Gaffney's "Relive Your Revolution" events associated with the Upstate Rev War Weekend.
|Displayed for the first time outside of the S.C. State Museum, The American Revolution in South Carolina examines the major role that S.C. played in the War for Independence, where over 200 engagements took place (more than any other colony).
|October 5||5:00pm to 6:30pm||Spirits of Independence Tours
A part of Gaffney's "Relive Your Revolution" events associated with the Upstate Rev War Weekend. Made possible by the Cherokee Historical & Preservation Society, Ed Brown's Championship Rodeo, City of Gaffney, and the Overmountain Victory Trail Association.
|90-minute guided covered wagon tours of Gaffney's Revolutionary War sites and exhibits presented by the Spirits of our American Independence.
$10 per person
Tours depart every 30 minutes beginning at 5:30pm. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Limited Availability! Call 864-489-3988 or 864-487-6244 for more information.
|November 1||6:00pm to 9:00pm||Ghost Walk 2014
Made possible by the Cherokee Historical & Preservation Society, Nestle Foods, Ed Brown's Championship Rodeo, The Charlestowne Few, Pieces From the Past Antiques, and Captain Moses Wood Camp #125 Sons of Confederate Veterans.
|Take a journey through Gaffney's Nationally Registered Historic Residential and Commercial Districts where you will encounter the ghosts of our past, come to life, to share their intriguing stories.
Wagon rides depart every 30 minutes beginning at 6:00pm with the final tour departing at 9:00pm.
Tickets must be purchased in advance by phone or in person at the Museum. Call 864-489-3988.
$20 per person. Limited Availability!
|December 6||8:00am to 11:00am||Pancakes For Preservation||More info coming soon.|
The Museum is quickly becoming a popular rentable space having hosted various events including business conferences, wedding receptions, reunions, and more.
Renovations on Phase Two of the building have been completed increasing the amount and quality of rentable spaces thanks to a generous grant from The Timken Foundation. Upon completion of Phases II and III, the History & Arts Museum will house over 20,000sq. feet of exhibits, meeting spaces, and educational resources for Cherokee County residents and visitors.
The Museum is recently completed the Museum Assessment Program through the American Association of Museums and has been named a Blue Star Museum by the National Endowment for the Arts for the past three years.