Covid-19 Update

EFFECTIVE AUGUST 2, 2021: Per Charleston County requirement all persons must wear face coverings when in Charleston County indoor public spaces. Accordingly, masks must be worn while visiting The Charleston Museum and its historic houses. Thank you for your cooperation and for helping our community to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Digital Library

In an effort to make our local resources more widely available, The Charleston Museum is a proud collaborative partner with the Lowcountry Digital Library.

Collections Include:

Revolutionary War Letters

The James Poyas Daybook

Plantation Photographs

Charleston Firefighters Rosters, 1862-1864

Civil War Photographs

Earthquake Photographs

Fort Photographs

Charleston Museum Illustrated Newspapers Collection