Need an excuse to extend your stay on your South Carolina vacation? The Newberry Opera House, Newberry Museum and Newberry Arts Center will give you hundreds of them.
Feel the history and make memories at the Newberry Opera House. With its many unique entertainment options, why not try something new this season? Consider attending a show you wouldn’t normally go see, change up your seats for a different perspective or make a point to experience a new culture. The building was completed in 1881 and was originally designed as a performance hall to entertain the locals as well as to serve as the seat of government for the county. Today it stands as an excellent example of Victorian civic eclectic architecture. Take advantage of this intimate venue and invest in a lifetime experience.
The Taylor Building has quite a long history of housing some of Newberry’s most storied institutions. Today it is home to the Newberry Museum. Its mission is to positively impact Newberry County by encouraging tourism and growth while promoting educational and cultural opportunities for all. Visitors will find exhibits ranging from military history, arts and entertainment, municipality history and much more.
Explore your artistic abilities at the Newberry Arts Center. It offers visual arts programs for all ages and experience levels through workshops, classes and painting parties. It's a feast for the creative soul!