Women’s History Tour at the Heyward-Washington House

Women's History Tour at the Heyward-Washington House

In celebration of Women’s History Month, a special tour will be offered every Sunday in March (March 6, 13, 20, 27) to focus on the lives of the women who made history at the Heyward-Washington House. Visitors on this guided tour of 87 Church Street will learn more about Elizabeth Heyward’s stand against the British army during the American Revolution and the boarding house run by Rebecca Jameson when there were no men living in residence. Visitors will also learn more about a young girl who lived in the House and grew up to become a famous abolitionist – Sarah Grimke.

This special tour will be held on Sundays in March at 4 pm. This tour is FREE for Members and FREE with admission to the Heyward-Washington House. EFFECTIVE JANUARY 10, 2022:  Due to the rising number of Covid-19 cases, masks must be worn while visiting The Charleston Museum and its historic houses.  Thank you for your cooperation and helping our community to prevent the spread of Covid-19.



03/20/2022, 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm


The Heyward-Washington House
87 Church Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29401

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