Special Events

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, are limited to 20 guests per tour, and include a boxed lunch from Duke Sandwich Co..

Fall 2019 Tour Itinerary

The Upcountry’s Sacred Spaces with Bill Fitzpatrick
*SOLD OUT* Saturday, November 16th, 2019
$60.00 per person
$55.00 per UHM Member

Discover the Upcountry’s “sacred sites” on a day trip to Spartanburg County with author, photographer, and preservationist Bill Fitzpatrick. The churches of the Upcountry are more than just buildings. They are sources of strength and identity, centers of community life, and vibrant expressions of faith and hope. Their wooden walls, soaring steeples, and historic graveyards reflect over two hundred years of history. From Shiloh Methodist, a traditional white clapboard, to Church of the Advent, an intricate Gothic style, experience the spiritual heritage of the Spartanburg area and the Upcountry.

Call 864-467-3100 to purchase your tickets today! 

Veterans’ Tribute Day

The Upcountry History Museum is proud to support our nation’s military through programs and exhibitions. Explore photos from our 2018 Veterans’ Tribute Day.

See photos of our 2018 Fall Flavor event.

See photos of our 2017 Fall Flavor event.

See photos of our 2016 event.