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The Citadel Museum

The Citadel Museum preserves, interprets, and makes available for research use, historic materials pertaining to The Citadel as an institution.

The Citadel Museum Mission

The Mission of The Citadel Museum is to preserve, interpret, and make available for research use, historic material pertaining to The Citadel as an institution.

Interior of Citadel Museum showing alumni ring display case and 3 19th and 20th century cadet uniforms

The Citadel Museum, third floor of Daniel Library.

The Citadel Museum and First Floor Display Area

The Citadel Museum represents the history of The Military College of South Carolina from its founding in 1842 to the present.  This temporary exhibit explores the long history of The Citadel by showcasing some of our past and present uniforms displayed along a timeline. display of Citadel rings from 1895 to the present is also a focal point of the Museum. Through a self guided tour on Daniel Library's third floor, the visitor experiences the essence of each era in The Citadel's history.

Be sure to visit our Cadet Museum Committee's exhibits on the library's first floor. These student-curated exhibits feature cadet life and alumni achievements.  

Exciting changes are planned for our museum to enhance innovation, collaboration, and leadership. The new exhibits will include refurbished displays and interactive, multimedia experiences. New features in the Daniel Library include a maker space laboratory on the first floor.

Musuem Club exhibit area on first floor daniel library

Cadet Museum Committee display area on first floor of Daniel Library.

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