Welcome to Edgefield, SC

Thousands of settlers flowed through this region like a river. It was part of the Great Wagon Road from the North and the Federal Road that carried travelers into the West. The diverse backgrounds of these individuals led to clashes and conflicts that played out over the landscape of the old South. Today, the character of Edgefield is captured for visitors in its downtown shopping district, countless historic sites, local eateries, and a thriving artisan community. Come explore Edgefield, the Gateway of Southern History!

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Edgefield News Reel

The Town of Edgefield has a brand new online presence. The new website is meant to be used as both a tourism and community resource. Visitors can browse destinations by categories, find out information about upcoming events, download important forms or read interesting articles on the News Reel & Our Infamous History.

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Upcoming Events


The Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society and Edgefield Civic League are hosting the Fourth Annual “Southern Studies Showcase” in Edgefield on September 18 and 19, 2015.  For more information, please call Tonya Guy at 803-637-4010 or visit the web site at

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