Covid-19 Update

EFFECTIVE MAY 3, 2022: The Museum follows CDC guidelines with respect to mask wearing. Charleston County's Covid-19 community level is currently listed as low. Masks are not required while visiting Museum sites.

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Nighttime At The Museum Photos 2011

Another fantastic Nighttime At The Museum! Thank you to everyone who helped make this a wonderful event! See all the Photos

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Connecting the Dots in Archives

Jennifer Scheetz, Archivist An exciting part of working in the Archives is “connecting the dots” between our items and filling in family histories. The two items here were donated to the museum by the grandson of J.W. Harrisson. While they seem fairly ordinary – if somewhat rare – knowing their…

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Newsletter – Provenance – May 2011

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50% off any Museum Membership – Today Only (May 18th, 2011)

This deal is no longer active Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with news and special deals In Celebration of International Museum Day we are offering a “1 day only special” of 50% off all new memberships. To redeem this deal go to our Membership Page, choose…

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Curator Lecture Series pt 03: Deathly Blasts by the Thousands

by Grahame Long, Curator of History Deathly Blasts by the Thousands: Advancements in Small Arms Technology, 1860-1865. Efficiency, cost, accuracy, and power were elements critical to the development of small arms in the mid-19th century. While attempts to “build a better mousetrap” often failed, others proved devastatingly effective. Advancements in…

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