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Membership

Membership

SCFM represents South Carolina's most active community of museums and museum professionals. Members recieve insight about news and issues affecting the state's museums as well participate in an array of training opportunities including The SCFM Annual Conference.

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Fellowships

Fellowships

SCFM members are elligible to apply for fellowships ine th form of financial support for professional development in the museum field. Fellowships can be used to pay for seminars, workshops and classes that members would otherwise be unable to attend due to lack of funding.

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Professional Development

Professional Development

By offering a wide arry of workshops and conference sessions, SCFM continues to set the highsest level of professionalism within both its ranks and the South Carolina museum community.

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Museum Advocacy

Museum Advocacy

SCFM is committed to telling the stories of South Carolina museums and promoting a deeper understanding of the importance and roles of our institutions with policymakers, the press and the public.

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  • Aiken County Historical Museum

    South Carolina Museum Directory

    South Carolina has over 200 museums that each share a unique story of our state’s rich history and great progress. No matter where you live or travel or where your interests lie, you’re bound to discover something new at a South Carolina museum.

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    Beaufort History Museum
  • Bluffton Historical Preservation Society

    South Carolina Museum Directory

    South Carolina has over 200 museums that each share a unique story of our state’s rich history and great progress. No matter where you live or travel or where your interests lie, you’re bound to discover something new at a South Carolina museum.

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    Brookgreen Gardens
  • Calhoun County Museum

    South Carolina Museum Directory

    South Carolina has over 200 museums that each share a unique story of our state’s rich history and great progress. No matter where you live or travel or where your interests lie, you’re bound to discover something new at a South Carolina museum.

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    Camden Archives and Museum
  • Central History Museum

    South Carolina Museum Directory

    South Carolina has over 200 museums that each share a unique story of our state’s rich history and great progress. No matter where you live or travel or where your interests lie, you’re bound to discover something new at a South Carolina museum.

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    Clarendon County Archives and History Center
  • Coastal Discovery Museum

    South Carolina Museum Directory

    South Carolina has over 200 museums that each share a unique story of our state’s rich history and great progress. No matter where you live or travel or where your interests lie, you’re bound to discover something new at a South Carolina museum.

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    Colleton Museum & Farmer's Market

Recent News

  • SCFM Seeking Good Muse! Submissions

    11.21.14 SCFM Seeking Good Muse! Submissions

    The South Carolina Federation of Museums (SCFM) is seeking submissions for with the winter edition of Good Muse!, the annual member newsletter of SCFM. This special edition will highlight the upcoming Annual Meeting; however we want to hear from you as well! Help us continue to make Good Muse! an excellent resource to exchange ideas and learn about what your colleagues are up to around the state. Read More

  • SCFM Fall Workshop Announced: Museums & Technology!

    11.14.14 SCFM Fall Workshop Announced: Museums & Technology!

    Participants in the workshop will have the opportunity to learn about various aspects of technology and how technology can be used to enhance both the visitor's museum experience, as well as, assist the museum professional in advancing best practices at their respective museums. Read More

  • White Gloves Gang Workshop- SC Railroad Museum

    11.3.14 White Gloves Gang Workshop- SC Railroad Museum

    We are excited to report that the SCFM White Gloves Gang will be hitting the road this fall! On Monday, November 3, 2014 we’ll be organizing at the South Carolina Railroad Museum to assist Curator, Rodger Stroup, and his staff with several hands-on collections projects including object numbering, light cleaning of exhibition spaces (train cars!) and any other needed collections care assistance. The museum, housed in historic, fully operational train cars, is located in Winnsboro, South Carolina, just a short drive from Columbia. Read More

A Message from the President

“I am so proud to work with the dedicated, highly qualified, visionary members of SCFMs’ Executive and Professional Development Committees. We will work diligently to uphold SCFM’s mission to “to serve, represent, advocate and promote the best interests of South Carolina museums thereby strengthening professional standards and procedures, facilitating communication, fostering inclusiveness and increasing professionalism and sustainability of institutional resources. Thank you for the opportunity to serve the diverse museums and cultural organizations of South Carolina. I am honored."...read more

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