Experience Columbia’s past by touring the Capital City’s historic house museums and gardens. The Historic Columbia Foundation offers historic homes to view, walking tours and events that bring history alive. There are trails of African American sites and a monument at the SC State House in honor of their rich history. The region is home to the SC State Museum, which not only offers history on the state of South Carolina, but offers the Confederate Relic Room for those civil war buffs. You can spend all day taking in the history of our region. Lately the region’s walking tours have been most popular, like the Sally Salamander tour. Find your favorite tour.