Laurens County Museum Announces New Lecture Series

September 14, 2022

The Laurens County Museum will host a new Revolutionary War Lecture Series on three of South Carolina’s most revered patriots.

Historian and Battlefield Preservationist Durant Ashmore will speak about Francis Marion on Tuesday, October 4; Andrew Pickens on Tuesday, October 11; and Thomas Sumter on Tuesday, October 18.  All lectures will be at 7:00 pm at the Laurens County Museum, 116 South Public Square, Laurens, SC.  The lectures are free to attend by Laurens County Museum members and those 18 years old and younger.  There is a suggested donation of $5 for non-members.

The museum exhibit hall is free to visit and open to the public Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm.  Exhibits highlight life in Laurens County from pre-history to the mid-1900’s.  The Laurens County Museum is a non-profit, membership organization.  For more information, call (864)681-3678 or visit and the Laurens County Museum Facebook Page.