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Upcoming Events

September 13

Drink History 2019

September 13, 2019 6pm-10pm
Tickets on sale until September 10, 2019
Limited amount sold!


As part of Charleston's Beer Week, Palmetto Brewery and SCHS Museum are teaming up for Drink History! Join us for a tour of three unique sites in downtown Charleston, The Powder Magazine, The Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, and the Dr. David Ramsay house. At each site, guests will receive a complimentary refreshment from Palmetto Brewery. After touring all three sites, guests will meet back at the SCHS Museum for food from Hall Management Group and drinks from Palmetto Brewery!

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September 21

Museum Day

Smithsonian's Museum Day 10am-4pm


Visit to print your Museum Day Pass and receive free admission at all participating museums, including SCHS Museum, on September 21, 2019! Passes available starting August 15, 2019.

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April 4, 2019
Charleston Magazine
April 4, 2019
Traveler of Charleston
March 8, 2019
Lowcountry Live

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