Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina

Experience a virtual tractor simulator, hands-on automated milking cow, honeybee hives, Civil War-era barn, working cotton gin, and more hands-on S.T.E.A.M. focused activities. Experience the past, present, and future of agriculture! Students discover SC ecology on our nature trail, explore interactive gardens, interact with livestock, and enjoy S.T.E.A.M. learning. Each custom field trip meets SC, GA and NC standards for grades 3-12, with overnight trip packages available. Located only minutes from SC Botanical Gardens, Hagood Creek Petroglyphs, Whitewater Rafting, and Agritourism Farms. Come discover the history and science of agriculture with us!

Contact Info
Address: 120 History Lane, Pendleton, SC 29670. Anderson County. Tel: 864-646-7271. Email: nsaylors@bgamsc.orgWebsite: Hrs: Thu.-Fri. 12AM-5PM, Sat. 10AM-3PM. Field trips available any day with appointment. Contact: Nikki Saylors, Education Coordinator, 864-646-7271.

Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee based on field trip type.
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies, Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science, Social Studies.  

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