In addition to being accredited with the American Alliance of Museums and a Smithsonian Affiliate, Culture & Heritage Museums are regularly recognized for excellence in many areas.


•  Achievement of Excellence Award for Huck's Defeat Battlefield Trail
Confederation of South Carolina Local Historical Societies



• Award for Excellence in Museum Exhibits for "Way Back When: Ice Age Beasts of Carolina"
Southeastern Museums Conference (SEMC)

 • 2014 Preserving our Places in History Project Award 
SC African American Heritage Commission



• 2013 Award of Achievement for "Way Back When: Ice Age Beasts of Carolina"
South Carolina Federation of Museums


By the Sweat of Our Brows

Join us as we demonstrate daily life and work for the enslavedon the Bratton Plantation. Come meet descendants of theAfrican-American community at Brattonsville as they sharefamily stories of their ancestors through the 21st century. Learn about on-goi

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