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In the Lowcountry History Hall, see materials relating to the Native Americans who first inhabited the South Carolina Lowcountry and the African American and European settlers who transformed the region into an agricultural empire.details
In the Museum’s Armory, see excellent examples of historic weaponry, dating from 1750 to the twentieth century, with uses that ranged from military to more personal applications such as hunting and dueling.details
In Becoming Americans, explore Charleston’s important role in the American Revolution, from protest to independence.details
In City Under Siege, discover how Charlestonians endured the greatest conflict in American history.details
The Charleston Museum is pleased to present Kidstory, a fun and exciting, hands-on exhibit for children, where the fascinating history of Charleston and the Lowcountry comes alive.details
In the Loeblein Gallery of Charleston Silver discover the impressive work of the South’s finest craftsmen and women, from the colonial era through the Victorian Age.details
Wedding Fashion and Traditions in the Southdetails
The Charleston Museum is proud to present, in conjunction with the 2016 Southeastern Wildlife Expo, Hunter’s Habit: A Collection of Hunting Firearms and Accoutrements, a special exhibition sponsored by the Charleston Mercury.details
The Charleston Museum has incredible resources. We would like to use these resources to share more with the public. Therefore, the Museum will now be offering a special monthly exhibit, titled Storeroom Stories, which highlights a specific and unique artifact, personally hand-picked by a curator to share with the public.
Founded in 1773, The Charleston Museum, American's First Museum, has been discovering, preserving, interpreting, celebrating, and sharing ever since. Our collections, exhibitions, educational programs, and events are designed to inspire curiosity and conversation - about the South Carolina Lowcountry - and the stories that make us who we are.