The Charleston Museum's Fine Art Collection consists of paintings and sculpture ranging from the 18th to early 20th century. Various local scenes, subjects, and artists are represented and include the artwork of Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, Mary Wilson Ball and Charles Fraser.
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.
In the Lowcountry History Hall, see materials relating to the Native Americans who first inhabited the Lowcountry and the African American and European settlers who transformed the region into an agricultural empire.
In the Natural History gallery you will see an extraordinary array of birds, reptiles and mammals that have called the South Carolina Lowcountry home since prehistory, including contributions from noted naturalists.