Laurens, South Carolina: KKK Gift Shop And Museum (Closed)

Owned and operated by a local bigot who makes no secret of his racist views. In Dec. 2011, a judge ruled that the museum building is owned by a black church!

The Redneck Shop

The Redneck Shop. I-385 exit 9. Drive south on Hwy 221 into town. Turn right onto Laurens St. (one block before Main St./US 76) and drive two blocks. On the right.
Closed for good, May 2012.

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KKK Gift Shop And Museum

This establishment is now closed for good.

[Charles Lewis, 05/23/2012]
KKK Gift Shop And Museum

The owner, Grand Master John Howard is super nice and really gives a great history behind the Klan. There's actually a lot more to it then what most presume. Worth the stop. Any race can go inside and receive the same respect from Mr. Howard.

[Drew, 03/19/2011]

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