About Newberry, SC
Just off Interstate 26 in the scenic Midlands of South Carolina lies the City of Newberry — one of South Carolina's cultural and historic treasures.
Newberry is a town rich in history and known for its beauty and small town charm. Although it is place where the past has been carefully and beautifully preserved, it's also a town with a vibrant present and an eye towards the future. Newberry's downtown boasts an array of unique shops and restaurants, the state-of-the-art Newberry Opera House, the historic Newberry Firehouse Conference Center and event venue, and one of the Southeast's finest private colleges.
The surrounding countryside offers diverse outdoor activities from our local vineyard, to nearby lakes, rivers, forest preserves and golf courses. Newberry is located midway between the state capital of Columbia and Greenville, a cultural and economic hub of the state. Visitors and residents can enjoy a small town pace of life, but also know that the hustle and bustle of a larger city is just a short drive away. Named one of the "Most Charming Small Towns in America" by Travel Channel, Newberry has something for everyone.
The City of Newberry welcomes you to stop by and stay awhile! You may find that Newberry is just the place you've been looking for.
Use the Explore Newberry GIS resource application to help you plan every aspect of your Newberry adventure, from shopping, to dining, to fun things to do and where to stay! The easy to navigate explorer tool includes information on downtown businesses with photos, a short description of the business, and links to contact info, websites and maps. The app also covers things to do in and around the City of Newberry. Use it to discover what makes Newberry one of the "Best Small Towns in America".