Each month The Charleston Museum offers a special Saturday program dedicated to providing an educational and exciting experience for the whole family. Join us each month for a different themed event including presentations and craft projects for children of all ages. Themes include archaeology, historic crafts, animals, and more. All Family Fun Events are free for Museum members and free with admission.
Kid Tours is a series designed to highlight artifacts from our collection that have fascinated children for years. Kid Tours meet the first Wednesday of every month at 3:30 p.m. and includes a craft project or activity. This program is for children of all ages. If your children are interested in the topic, they will enjoy the program. During June and July these programs run weekly.
All Kid Tours are free for Museum members and free with admission.
These classes are designed for toddlers (18 months - 3 years) and a parent, grandparent, or friend to play and explore in The Charleston Museum. Each program includes four craft projects as well as finger paints, a puppet stage, a sandbox, and more. Classes meet on specific Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m.
Get your hands on history! This series of workshops features an in-depth activity with a local artisan and a specialized tour of Museum collections. Check calendar of events for dates and price. Reservations required.
The Charleston Museum offers three different types of camp programs. We offer a Spring Break camp and our Nature Trailers Summer Camp at the Dill Sanctuary on James Island. Also in the summer we offer a special day-camp program at the Museum. See calendar of events for more information.