Camden Archives and Museum
About The Museum
Preserving History in Camden, SC
The Camden Archives & Museum preserves and exhibits the history of Camden, SC and Kershaw County. Join us to discover more about the lives of the people who made Camden home.
Due to its extensive and diverse collection of artifacts, local historical and genealogical records, the Archives is recognized as one of the finest genealogical research facilities in South Carolina. Visitors to the museum can view both permanent and rotating exhibits on Kershaw County and the City of Camden’s rich history. Artifacts on display are as diverse as Native American items, china from Camden’s great hotels, and Ruffian’s halter. Our changing exhibit gallery presents a fresh look at Camden’s history.