Interactive exhibits on the extraordinary history of South Carolina's people, places, and movements.
The SCHS collection includes manuscripts, letters, journals, maps, drawings, and photographs that span the history of the state.
Annual memberships to the SCHS provide access to our collections, support our valuable work and enhance your experience of history.
Attend upcoming events and read about SCHS announcements, staff and exhibits in the press.
Our award-winning magazines include general interest and scholarly articles, while our blog has the latest from the SCHS team.
An architectural treasure in its own right, the South Carolina Historical Society Museum is housed in a National Historic Landmark building and features interactive exhibits on the people, places, and movements that shaped the state and nation.
100 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC 29401
Tuesday - Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM
Closed on Monday & Sunday
Recommended last admission is 3:15 PM
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