History After Dark
A new Upcountry History Museum lecture series that mixes historical research with contemporary topics for a unique experience.
Thursday, April 19 at 7:00 p.m.
Presented by Dr. Elizabeth Dowling Taylor,
Author of A Slave in the White House and
The Original Black Elite
Exploring Shifting Prospects for African Americans
From 1800 to 1920 through Biography
Tickets: $20 per person, 10% discount for Museum Members
Ticket includes: lecture and dessert. Book signing optional. Books available for purchase through the Museum Store.
RSVP – 864-467-3100
“The slave went free; stood a brief moment in the sun; then moved back again toward slavery.” – W.E.B. Dubois
Upcountry History & Sightseeing Bus Tours
Experience Historic Content Combined with
Great Storytelling & Legendary Locations
Discover the Upcountry South Carolina. Journey through time to experience the Upcountry’s dynamic history and rich culture through amazing stories and surprising secrets. Experienced guides lead guests on destination adventures, providing inspiring stories of extraordinary people and places. Whether you are a first-time visitor or a seasoned veteran, tours are designed to excite your imagination, enlighten, and inspire. Reserve your epic journey today for an unforgettable Upcountry experience.
Tours depart from the Upcountry History Museum at 10:00 am, are limited to 20 guests per tour, and include a Duke’s Sandwich Company lunch.
Call 864-467-3100 to reserve your seat.
Spring 2018 Tours – Sold Out
- The Upcountry’s Dark Corner
February 3, 2018
- Building an Empire: Greenville’s Textile Crescent
March 3 and April 7, 2018
Future tours to be announced.
The Last Speakeasy
January 26, 2018
Mrs. Claus’s Gingerbread Workshop
December 2, 2017
Demonstration & Book Signing
November 30, 2017
Save the date: Fall Flavor, September 27, 2018!