Support Us

Since 1961 the purpose of the Greenville County Historical Society has been:

  • To collect and preserve the papers, records, photographs and materials which document the history of Greenville County.
  • To support programs, publications and exhibitions pertaining to the history and culture of our region.
  • To locate and mark places, sites and buildings of historical interest or significance.
  • To help establish a permanent repository and museum in Greenville.

Show your support by attending meetings of the Greenville County Historical Society, using the archive facilites and visiting the gift shop.

If you would like to make a monetary donation, please click the button below.


(864) 233-4103

Random Fact

The Poinsettia is named for Joel Roberts Poinsett, a Charleston native who spent summers in cooler Greenville County during the period before the Civil War.

Upcoming Events


Monday 2 - 5 pm
Tuesday by appointment
Wednesday 11 am - 2 pm
Thursday 2 - 5 pm
Friday by appointment


211 E Washington St Suite C
Greenville, SC 29601-2835
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