2017 Conference: Things to Do in Charleston

 

This list is designed to offer an insight into the various historical activities available in Charleston and further afield. While this list is by no means exhaustive, further information can be found at:

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The Charleston Visitor Center, Click here

Historic Homes, Downtown:
Nathaniel Russell House: Monday to Saturday, 10 am-5pm Sunday 2-5pm; Admission $12 adults; $5 children. 51 Meeting Street.
Aiken-Rhett House: Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 pm Sunday 2-5 p.m. Admission $12 adults; $5 children. 48 Elizabeth Street
Joseph Manigault House: Monday-Saturday: 10 am -5pm Sunday: 12-5 pm; $12 admission; 350 Meeting Street.
Heywood-Washington House: Monday-Saturday 10 am -5pm Sunday 12-5 pm; $12 admission; 87 Church St
Edmonston-Alston House: Tuesday – Saturday 10am. – 4:30pm; Sunday and Monday 1p.m.-4:30 pm; $12 adults; $8 child; 21 East Battery.

Museums:
The Charleston Museum: 10 am -5pm; Sunday: 12-5 pm; $12 admission; 350 Meeting Street.
Patriots Point: Monday-Sunday, 9am-6:30pm; $22 adults, $14 children; 40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant.
Old Slave Mart Museum: Monday to Saturday, 9am-5pm; $5 admission, 6 Chalmers Street
The Confederate Museum: Tuesday – Saturday 11am -3:30pm; $5 adults $3 children; 188 Meeting Street
The Old Exchange: Monday-Sunday 9am-5pm; $10 adults $5 children; 122 East Bay Street
The Powder Magazine: Monday- Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 1pm-4pm; Admission $5 adults $2 children; 79 Cumberland Street.

Plantations:
Drayton Hall: Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 11am-5pm; $22 adults $10 children; 3380 Ashley River Road
McLeod Plantation: Tuesday- Sunday 9am-4pm; $15 Ages 13 & up $12 Ages 60+; 325 Country Club Drive.
Boone Hall Plantation: Monday-Saturday 8:30am-6:30pm, Sunday 12pm-5pm; $24 adults $12 children; 1235 Long Point Road.
Middleton Place: Monday- Sunday 9am-5pm; $28 adult $10 child; 4300 Ashley River Road.

National Parks:
Fort Sumter: Sailings 9:30 am, 12pm and 2:30pm; Admission (inclusive of boat to the park) $19.50; 340 Concord St .
Charles Pinckney House: Monday-Sunday 9am-5pm; No admission charged; 1254 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant
Fort Moultrie: Monday-Sunday 9am-5pm; $3.00 admission; 1214 Middle Street, Sullivan’s Island.