Lexington County Museum

231 Fox ST
Lexington, SC 29072


This seven-acre property includes the John Fox House, which was built in 1832 and displays with quilts, period furniture, textiles, etc. Outbuildings on the property include a summer and winter dairy, a pigeon house, a privy, a sweet potato house and a loom house. Also on the property are a c. 1771 Colonial cabin , a c. 1815 one-room school house, a kitchen, a 19th-century garden, and a c. 1850 gin house. The museum offers 13 interactive programs for school children. These programs, which teach about the 18th and 19th centuries, feature period dressed docents and are hands-on. School groups (K-4 through 6th grade) are free with advance reservation.

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231 Fox ST
Lexington, SC 29072

Phone: 803-359-8369
Fax: 803-808-2160


  • Admission : $5; age 12 & younger $2
  • Days and Hours of Operation : Tu-Sa 10am-4pm, Su 1pm-4pm (last tour 3pm)
  • Days and Holidays Closed : M, holidays & holiday weekends
  • Checks Accepted