Florence Museum of Art, Science & History
558 Spruce Street Florence, SC 29501
The Florence Museum of Art, Science & History is located in the city of Florence in South Carolina. The museum is a private, non-profit museum established in 1936 and exhibits a wide range of objects of artistic, historical and scientific interest.
The museum has a wide range of collections ranging from Pee Dee history collection and Asian Art collection to Pueblo Pottery and Ethnographic Art collections. The city of Florence is situated in the Pee Dee region of South Carolina and the museum's extensive Pee Dee history collection introduces the visitors to the rich history of the region. The range of exhibits covers the history of the region before European exploration, native cultures, colonial settlement era, the Revolutionary War and the Civil War etc. The museum also features a World War Hall exhibiting art, objects and documents related to the US involvement in the First and Second World Wars. Other highlights of the museum include its Asian Art collection and its extensive collection of art works by William H. Johnson.
The museum's wide range of unique collections of cultural significance make it a must-see destination for residents as well as visitors to Florence.