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.
Amaze your family and friends with the freshest Stone Ground Grits around. They will be astonished by the wonderful taste and all the jam packed goodness. The stone ground process relesases the flavor and nutrients that Mother Nature had in store…not that regular stuff you can buy just anywhere. Your family will know they are loved because you took the time to buy them the very best. you will stand tall with chin held high knowing that your Grits are not only delicious, but that they are all natural with no added preservatives and no chemicals… so have a second heapin’ helping!
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.