Halloween Ghost Walk

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

It’s that time again!  Get ready to hear about ghoulies and ghosties that make their home in Belton as you stroll down the historic streets during the Belton Area Museum Association’s fourth annual Halloween Ghost Walk. Six all-new historic properties are on the tour. Zalin’s Department Store (present-day Palmetto Roots Salon), the Cobb/Garrett House, the […]

$10.00

Trick or Treat on Main Street

City Square, Belton

A favorite holiday tradition is back this year:  Trick or Treat on Main Street. Nonprofits, churches, and businesses will be on the square ready to pass out candy and treats to all Halloween-costumed children. Beginning at 6 PM, the square will be cordoned off for the safety of all participants. Festival at First will also […]

7th Annual BAMA Turkey Shoot at Toney Creek Plantation

Toney Creek Plantation 155 Toney Creek Rd, Belton, SC, United States

  Try your skill at bagging a turkey just in time for Thanksgiving at the sixth annual BAMA Turkey Shoot event to be held Nov. 20, from 8:30 am – 1:30 pm at the beautiful upland game preserve Toney Creek Plantation. Hosted by the Belton Area Museum Association, the event is free to attend and […]

Christmas in Belton

    There’s nothing better than celebrating Christmas in a hometown setting, gathering with friends and family and participating in the traditions that make the holidays special. To get you in that festive mood, the Belton Area Museum Association, the Belton Center for the Arts, the Belton Alliance, and the City of Belton cordially invite […]

Let It Snow Exhibit

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

Come view BAMA's newest exhibit Let It Snow! Using snow and ice as its core theme, this exhibit brings a winter wonderland to upstate SC. The exhibit features collections of snow globes of all types and ceramics with snow themes, vintage items needed to play and dress for snow days, sports memorabilia from icy sporting […]

Raise a Racquet Opening Celebration

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

Join us for an opening celebration of BAMA's newest exhibit Raise a Racquet at the historic Belton Train Depot on Sunday, March 19, from 3 - 5 PM. Lots of family-friendly activities are on tap, including members of the Belton Tennis Association giving elementary tennis lessons, SC Hall of Fame members sharing their stories of […]

9th Annual BAMA Community-Wide Rummage and Craft Sale

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

BAMA is excited to announce that it will be hosting The 9th Annual Community Rummage and Craft Sale on the grounds of the Historic Belton Train Depot on Saturday, March 25, 2023, from 9 AM – 2 PM. “It’s your chance to do some early spring cleaning and straighten out those closets, storage sheds, attics, […]

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Raise a Racquet: The History of Tennis Exhibit

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

Join us for BAMA's newest exhibit Raise a Racquet: The History of Tennis, at the Belton Depot. Memorabilia from local and international players will be on display along with interactive exhibit activities for people of all ages to enjoy. Call 864-338-7400 or email beltonmuseum@bellsouth.net for more information or to arrange a group tour.

Animation Station

Animation Station, the new exhibit at the Belton depot, is filled with pieces that are interesting and unique. And there's still time for YOU to be a part of it. And we can't wait to see you and your family on Sunday, June 11, 3 to 5 pm, for the opening celebration, complete with costumed […]

On the Road: The History of Transportation Home School Day

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

On Thursday, Sept. 14, a home school day will be held for area students, aged 7 – 12. With a transportation theme, students will investigate various modes of transportation, apply physics principals to see how transport operates, and then create their own envisioned future transportation design. Meyers OTW-145 C/N 66, NC34322 The cost is $3 […]

Heritage Days at the Depot-Public Education Day

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

This award-winning living history event showcases the skills and craftsmanship of 18th and 19th century pioneers and Native Americans. Fourth and fifth grade students from Belton Elementary, Honea Path Elementary and Wright Elementary schools will attend on Thursday, Oct. 5, for public education day. Thirteen heritage skills artisans and historical re-enactors will be surrounding the […]

Heritage Days at the Depot-Home School Day

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

This award-winning living history event showcases the skills and craftsmanship of 18th and 19th century pioneers and Native Americans. Thirteen heritage skills artisans and historical re-enactors will be surrounding the historic Belton Train Depot offering glimpses into the past lifestyles of our ancestors. Come see the artisan demonstrations and try your hand at pioneer crafts […]

$5

Heritage Days at the Depot-Public Presentation

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

This award-winning living history event showcases the skills and craftsmanship of 18th and 19th century pioneers and Native Americans. Thirteen heritage skills artisans and historical re-enactors will be surrounding the historic Belton Train Depot offering glimpses into the past lifestyles of our ancestors. Come see the artisan demonstrations and try your hand at pioneer crafts […]

6th Annual BAMA Ghost Walk

Ghoulies, ghosties, and strange sites await you as you stroll down the historic streets of Belton during the Belton Area Museum Association’s fifth annual Halloween Ghost Walk. Six new properties are being featured. Exteriors of homes and businesses will be accessible and spine-tingling stories attached to each property will be shared by the BHP drama […]

George Washington’s Tour of the South by Kathryn Smith

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

As part of the On the Road: The History of Transportation exhibit, BAMA is bringing you a special presentation by Kathryn Smith. Author of Methodists and Moonshiners, Another Prohibition Expedition Through the South with Cocktail Recipes, Smith will present an entertaining view of George Washington's travels throughout the south after his elected presidency. Adopting the persona […]

9th Annual BAMA Turkey Shoot

Toney Creek Plantation 155 Toney Creek Rd, Belton, SC, United States

Try your skill at bagging a turkey just in time for Thanksgiving at the ninth annual BAMA Turkey Shoot event to be held Nov. 18, from 8:30 am – 1:30 pm at the beautiful upland game preserve Toney Creek Plantation. Hosted by the Belton Area Museum Association, the event is free to attend and family-friendly, […]

Christmas in Belton

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

There’s nothing better than celebrating Christmas in a hometown setting, gathering with friends and family and participating in the traditions that make the holidays special. To get you in that festive mood, the Belton Area Museum Association, the Belton Center for the Arts, the Belton Alliance, and the City of Belton cordially invite you to […]

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On the Road: The History of Transportation

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

On the Road:  The History of Transportation celebrates all things dealing with transportation. Planes, trains, and automobiles will be on display as part of the Belton Area Museum Association’s newest exhibit. From the wheeled cart to today's aerospace industry, human beings have created ways to transport goods and people in faster and more innovative ways. […]

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On the Road: The History of Transportation

Belton Depot 100 North Main St., Belton, SC, United States

On the Road:  The History of Transportation celebrates all things dealing with transportation. Planes, trains, and automobiles will be on display as part of the Belton Area Museum Association’s newest exhibit. From the wheeled cart to today’s aerospace industry, human beings have created ways to transport goods and people in faster and more innovative ways. Come […]