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Aiken County Historical Museum: 433 Newberry St. S.W., Aiken; (803) 642-2015; housed in a 1930s Winter Colony mansion; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 2 to 5 p.m. Sundays; free

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; Photography: The First One Hundred Years; Timeless Toys; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays; $4 adults, $3 seniors, $2 ages 6-18

Dupont Planetarium: 471 University Parkway, Aiken; (803) 641-3654, rpsec.usca.edu/planetarium; 7 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; $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 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays by appointment; 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays-Fridays; 1 to 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. to 5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; $8 ages 18-54, $6 for 55 and older, active military, ages 4-17

Hickory Hill: 502 Hickory Hill Drive, Thomson; (706) 595-7777, www.hickory-hill.org; home of Tom Watson, Populist politician; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; closed holidays

Laurel and Hardy Museum: 250 N. Louisville St., Harlem; (706) 556-0401; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History: 1116 Phillips St.; (706) 724-3576, lucycraftlaneymuseum.com; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays; $5 adults, $3 seniors, $2 children

Meadow Garden Historic Site: 1320 Independence Drive; (706) 724-4174; 1792 home of George Walton, Declaration of Independence signer

North Augusta Arts and Heritage Center: 100 Georgia Ave.; (803) 441-4380; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays; $3 adult, $1 K-12 student, free ages 5 and younger

Sacred Heart Cultural Center: 1301 Greene St.; (706) 826-4700; gift shop and art gallery; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mondays-Fridays; free


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