|September 22-November 22
Exhibit closed 10/23, 10/24, and 11/14 for private functions.
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).
| November 1
||6:30pm to 8:30pm||Ghost Walk 2014
Made possible by the Cherokee Historical & Preservation Society, Nestle Foods, Ed Brown's Championship Rodeo, The Charlestowne Few, City of Gaffney, 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 6:30pm with the final tour departing at 8:30pm.
Tickets must be purchased in advance by phone or in person at the Museum. Call 864-489-3988.
$20 per person. Limited Availability!
|November 6||7:00pm to 10:00pm||Bunco Night
Come be a part of this social dice game that originated in 19th Century England and has found a renewed popularity in 21st Century United States!
|Prizes, refreshments, and spirits provided.
$20 for CHAPS members/$25 for non-members.
The courtesy of a call is appreciated as space is limited. 864-489-3988
|November 13||7:00pm to 9:00pm||Wine Tasting Seminar||Call 864-489-3988 for reservations.
$20 for CHAPS members/$25 for non-members
|November 21-22||Overmountain Victory Trail Association
|More info coming soon.|
|December 6||8:00am to 11:00am||Pancakes For Preservation||More info coming soon.|
|December 14||In the Spirit of Christmas Home Tour||Call 864-489-3988 for details and reservations.|
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.