Things to See & Do

Concerts, Plays & Ballet

The Peace Center for the Performing Arts Brooks Center for the Performing Arts Pendelton Playhouse (The Clemson Little Theatre) Electric City Playhouse (Anderson SC) Carolina Ballet Theatre Flat Rock Playhouse (Flat Rock and Downtown Hendersonville NC) The Warehouse Theater  Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium Greenville Symphony Orchestra

Downtown Spartanburg SC Shopping & Dining

In this unique Southern, South Carolina city, creative energy and progressive growth blend with historic small-town charm. Downtown Spartanburg offers visitors restaurants that specialize in local and international cuisines and a variety of specialty retail stores. Within the 15-minute walk or a 5-minute bike ride, you may visit three major cultural centers, three public parks, More…

Spartanburg SC Historic Districts

Hampton Heights  The Hampton Heights Historic District is a significant collection of 120 contributing residences in the Hampton Heights section of Spartanburg that retains historic and architectural integrity from the early twentieth century. The district, which developed between 1890 and 1930, was the home of numerous middle and upper class citizens of Spartanburg. The district More…

West End Market & Historic District

The West End Historic District, known as the arts and entertainment  center of the city, is anchored by the West End Market and Falls Park on the Reedy. While visiting the West End, you can browse through the shops in the West End Market and surrounding streets, dine in one of the area’s unique restaurants, More…

Downtown Greenville SC Shopping

The downtown shopping district in Greenville SC is vibrant with more than 60 restaurants and a unique collection of art galleries, boutiques, and an assortment of specialty shops, most of which are locally owned and operated.  With wide sidewalks, outdoor plazas, and streetside outdoor dining opportunities, Downtown Greenville offers a pedestrian-friendly atmosphere that has been More…

Greenville Historic Districts

Pettigru Historic District Overbrook Historic District East Park Avenue Historic District Heritage Historic District West End Historic District Hampton-Pinckney Historic District Colonel Elias Historic District Click here to view map of the historic districts in Greenville SC. Historic Buildings in Greenville County SC

Regional History Museum

Located in the Chapman Cultural Center, the Spartanburg Regional History Museum has been in operation since 1961. Permanent exhibits at the Museum offer a walk through time from the early days of Spanish explorers like Juan Pardo to the late 20th century.  While you’re looking at the artifacts on this main exhibit table, don’t miss out More…

Chapman Cultural Center

The Chapman Cultural Center, owned and operated by The Arts Partnership of Greater Spartanburg, is the community’s preeminent common ground where the people of Spartanburg County and its visitors come together to discover, experience, and celebrate the performing and visual arts, science and history. The 86,000-square foot, three-building facility held its grand opening on October More…

Spartanburg Art Museum

The Spartanburg Art Museum is part of the Chapman Cultural Center and located in Downtown Spartanburg SC.  The Museum features Exhibition Galleries, Art School Classrooms, and the Colors After School Studio.

Greenville County Museum of Art

Admission is always absolutely free! The Greenville County Museum of Art offers its visitors a way to sample the very best in American art through traveling exhibitions and exhibitions drawn from its own collection. The Museum’s respected Southern Collection is a survey of American art from colonial times to the present, with an emphasis on examples with relationships More…