The Newberry Museum


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We are proud to offer free admission to all, but gratefully accept donations! 

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About Us

The Newberry Museum is a non-profit educational organization that serves to protect, preserve, present, and promote the ongoing history and heritage of Newberry County and College.


Our History

The Taylor building, dating back to 1911, was designed by supervising architect James Knox Taylor. The building served as the city of Newberry's post office until the 1960s. Today the Taylor building has been renovated to house the museum. 

Social Media 

Reach out to us with comments, questions, and other inquiries on our various social media platforms. We are constantly updating our followers on upcoming events, exhibits, and more! 

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The Newberry County Historical and Museum Society

To keep up with exciting updates about historical matters in Newberry County, like the Historical and Museum Society on Facebook. 

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Our Mission


A 501(c)(3) organization, the museum is designed to represent the unique relationship between Newberry County, the City of Newberry, Newberry College, and the Newberry County Historical and Museum Society. The museum offers permanent and rotating exhibitions about the history of the county as well as surrounding municipalities.