Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Lutheran Classical and Theological Seminary

Marker ID: SCHM 32-8
Location: us 378, Lexington, SC
County: Lexington
Style: Free Standing **


The Seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of SC and Adjacent States was located here from 1834 to 1859, on a tract of 124 acres. E. L. Hazelius was presiding official and Professor of Theology. The dormitory became the Lexington County Museum in 1969. Two other Seminary associated buildings are nearby.

Erected by Lexington County Historical Society - I970