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Join us for one of our many events held throughout the year! Click here to view our upcoming events including Liberty Week and the Fall Tour.


Check out our teacher page for digital exhibits, lesson plans, and upcoming teacher workshops.

Teaching with Primary Sources Workshop

The South Carolina Historical Society has been awarded a grant by the Library of Congress’ Teaching with Primary Sources program to provide professional development workshops for South Carolina educators. Click here to learn more about the workshop.

Digital Materials

Our digitized materials hosted by the Lowcountry Digital Library offer a view into our collections and allow for research to be conducted remotely.

Creating the Carolinas Exhibit

The historical society’s traveling exhibit on how the state’s boundaries were formed is currently at the Aiken County Historical Museum.