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Address: 4621 Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732
Phone Number: 803-329-2121
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Description: Permanent exhibits include Landscapes and Lifeways, comparing the present...
Permanent exhibits include Landscapes and Lifeways, comparing the present landscape with the Piedmont of the 1400s, before European exploration and settlement. The interactive River Gallery lets visitors get their hands wet. More than 200 mounted African animals and an outstanding collection of African artifacts provide unique learning opportunities. The Museum of York County also is home to the Vernon Grant Gallery, devoted to the creator of Kellogg’s Rice Krispies characters Snap! Crackle! Pop!.
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An awesome learning experience!

We absolutely love our little museum with such great historical presence! Snap Crackle pop..who knew that started all from a fellow Rock Hillian?! It's so awesome seeing all his... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
Shelley P
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Rock Hill, New York
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Rock Hill, New York
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We absolutely love our little museum with such great historical presence! Snap Crackle pop..who knew that started all from a fellow Rock Hillian?! It's so awesome seeing all his original art work and the fun place for kids to use their imagination! A great learning tool for ages 2 to 100! 🙌

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Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I moved to the area within the last few years so i do not know the history and geography very well. this museum and the staff really taught me a lot. the staff are wonderful and cheerful. There are lots of things to touch and look at!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Very Nice little museum in York County, SC. We had people form 11-84 years old and they all found things of interest. A nice gift shop. Close parking.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

My almost ten year old daughter and I attended on a Saturday. I had an idea of what to expect from their website and was pleasantly surprised to see it meet and exceed my expectations. My daughter wasn't excited that we were going to a museum, but as soon as she walked in the door, she was enthralled! We spent... More 

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Rock Hill, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I took my granddaughters ages 5 and 8 one afternoon. It was a first time visit for all of us. What a surprise! The animal exhibits are fabulous. There were a lot of "ooh's and aah's" and of course picture taking. There is also a play room and the girls played there for at least a couple of hours. They... More 

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Rock Hill, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We recently relocated to Rock Hill from The Capital District area of New York. Boy were we pleasantly surprised when we went to this museum! the staff are friendly and informative, the exhibits were well arranged and I have NEVER seems so many excellent animal taxidermy specimins in one place! My brother dabbled in taxidermy and when he visits her... More 

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Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This museum was just big enough for children and teens as well as adults to hold their interest. It had a wonderful collection of animal species.

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Summerville, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I was so surprised at the size and number of really cool exhibits in the York County Museum. It was like being in a miniature Natural History Museum. Animals of the area, animals of Africa, A naturalist center where you can get hands-on with fossils and other things. A planetarium with three attractions playing in rotation. A nice gift shop,... More 

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My husband had recently had hip surgery and this was the perfect place to spend a couple of hours. I would think on a hot summer day it would be a great place to take the grandchildren. The African animal display was a pleasant surprise and the taxidermy instruction interesting. We hope to go back when the planetarium is open.

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I was totally suprised at the amount of attractions this museum has to offer and now has a planitarium.

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Address: 4621 Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732
Phone Number: 803-329-2121
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Rock Hill

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