A Home For Aiken County's History
The Aiken County Historical Museum is housed in a 1930's Winter Colony cottage named Banksia.
Its 3.5 acre grounds are also home to an 1890's one-room schoolhouse and a log cabin built in 1808.
The purpose of the Aiken County Historical Museum is to collect, preserve, and exhibit historical material relating to Aiken County and its residents. The 17,500 sq. ft. museum has three floors of exhibits, event rental spaces, and a gift store.