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Smithsonian Exhibit - CROSSROADS: Changes In Rural America

Presented by SERCO - South East Rural Community Outreach at Historic Harriet Barber House, Hopkins SC

Feb 11 2019
Mar 24 2019
Smithsonian Exhibit - CROSSROADS: Changes In Rural America

SMITHSONIAN EXHIBIT – CROSSROADS: CHANGES IN RURAL AMERICA will be on view at the Historic Harriet Barber House from FEBRUARY 11, 2019 through MARCH 24, 2019.

In 1900, about 40% of Americans lived in rural areas. By 2010, less than 18% of the U.S. population lived in rural areas. In just over a century, massive economic and social changes moved millions of Americans into urban areas. Still, nearly 60 million Americans live in rural areas, and the United States needs vibrant and sustainable rural communities. SERCO & The HISTORIC HARRIET BARBER HOUSE, in cooperation with SC Humanities, will investigate the changes that have affected small towns over

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Smithsonian Exhibit: CHANGES IN RURAL AMERICA – Admission $4.00 Adults – $2.00 Youth.  Group Tours arranged by e-mail: The exhibit hours are: Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. until  2:00 p.m. / Saturdays:  10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Parking is Free.

Admission is FREE for nearby accompanying Humanities Programs (within 1.7 miles of Exhibit). Visitors should plan to visit exhibit and enriching Humanities Programs:

Feb 16th/11:00 a.m.: Strong Threads-Holistic Wellness Center-St. John Baptist-230 JW Neal Circle (off Clarkson & Ault Roads)-Hopkins, SC.

Mar 2nd/1:00 p.m.: Oral Histories-Victory Hall- Jerusalem Baptist Church- 159 Old Clarkson Road-Hopkins, SC 29061

March 16th/12:00 Noon: Front Porch Music & Taste of Lower Richland-Historic Harriet Barber House-116 Barberville Loop-Hopkins, SC 29061

Contact: 8037887185



  • Smithsonian Exhibit


Historic Harriet Barber House

116 Barberville Loop (off Lower Richland Blvd.), Hopkins, SC 29061


    • Wheelchair Access



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