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Augusta Canal Interpretive Center: 1450 Greene St., Enterprise Mill, Suite 400; (706) 823-0440

9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays; one-hour Petersburg boat tours 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m.; charters available

Augusta Museum of History: 560 Reynolds St.; (706) 722-8454, augustamuseum.org

statues of golf legends; The Other Tubmans, Saturday; $4 adults, $3 seniors, $2 ages 6-18; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays

Dupont Planetarium: 471 University Parkway, Aiken; (803) 641-3654, rpsec.usca.edu/planetarium

7 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; shows $4.50 adults, $3.50 seniors, $2.50 students, $1 USC Aiken students, faculty, staffers

Ezekiel Harris House: 1840 Broad St.; (706) 737-2820

1797 house, 1-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays by appointment; 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday-Friday; 1-5 p.m. Saturdays; $2 adults, $1 children, 5 and younger free

Fort Discovery Science Center: Riverwalk Augusta at Seventh Street; (706) 821-0200, www.nscdiscovery.org

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; $8 ages 18-54, $6 for 55 and older, active military, ages 4-17; 3-under free

Hickory Hill: 502 Hickory Hill Drive, Thomson; (706) 595-7777, www.hickory-hill.org

home of Tom Watson, Populist politician; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; closed holidays

Laurel and Hardy Museum: 250 N. Louisville St., Harlem; (706) 556-0401

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History: 1116 Phillips St.; (706) 724-3576, lucycraftlaneymuseum.com

$5 adults, $3 seniors, $2 children; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays

Meadow Garden Historic Site: 1320 Independence Drive; (706) 724-4174

1792 home of George Walton, Declaration of Independence signer; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays; $4 adults, $3.50 seniors, $3 students, $1 children

Morris Museum of Art: 1 10th St; (706) 724-7501, themorris.org

$5 adults, $3 seniors, students and military; free for members and ages 5 and younger, free Sundays; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays; noon-5 p.m. Sundays

Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art: 506 Telfair St.; (706) 722-5495, ghia.org

Ware's Folly Gallery and Walker-Mackenzie Studio, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, by appointment Saturday; free

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park: 1858 Lock and Dam Road; (706) 828-2109, www.phinizyswamp.org

Open dawn to dusk Saturday-Sunday, holidays; noon to dusk Monday-Friday

Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site: 181 Redcliffe Road, Beech Island; (803) 827-1473

9 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Monday; tours at 1, 2, 3 p.m., $4 adult, $3 ages 6-16, $2.50 South Carolina seniors, free 5 and younger


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