Camps, Ages 5 to 11 years
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.
Discovery Day, Ages 2 to 5 years
Discovery Day is designed for young learners to explore the Museum, historic houses and Dill Sanctuary with a parent or guardian. Program fee includes admission for one child and one adult.
Family Fun Events, All ages
The Charleston Museum offers a special Saturday program dedicated to providing an educational and exciting experience for the whole family. Join us 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.
Full STEAM Ahead, Ages 5 and up
Full STEAM Ahead is a hands-on workshop series featuring the components of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics. Programs include experiments, tours, and hands-on activities. Reservations required.
Hands on History, Ages 5 and up
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.
Kid Tours, All Ages
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.
The Charleston Museum's collection is a great tool for helping scouts meet their badge requirements. Let us plan a badge workshop for your troop! We can also offer service hours and many leadership opportunities. Contact the Education Department at 843-722-2996 ext. 236 or [email protected] for more details.