Covid-19 Update

Tours at our historic houses are on the hour beginning at 10 am Monday through Saturday, and 12 pm on Sunday. Last tour of the day begins at 4:30 pm.
Per CDC recommendations, masks are encouraged if you have not been fully vaccinated while visiting The Charleston Museum and our historic houses. Thank you for helping our community slow the spread of COVID-19. Learn More

Nature Trailers Summer Camp at the Dill Sanctuary

06/07/2021 - 06/11/2021

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Get down and dirty exploring creatures of the marsh and tracking animals along the trail at The Charleston Museum’s Dill Sanctuary, a 580-acre wildlife sanctuary located on James Island along...

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Curator Talk: Beachcombing with Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson


10:30 am

Collecting shells and fossils on Lowcountry beaches is a favorite pastime among locals and visitors alike. The found ages of these objects can range from less than a decade to millions of...

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Fossil Friday with Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Do you LOVE fossils? Join Matthew Gibson, Curator of Natural History on Fridays from 2 to 4 PM in the Bunting Natural History Gallery lab. Gibson will be on hand...

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