Main Exhibit Hall
The Beaufort History Museum strives to manage and display the City of Beaufort’s collection of artifacts, documents and photos, which tell in a compelling manner the fascinating stories of the area.
Highlights are the arrival of the Native Americans, the first settlers; the European explorations of the early and mid-16th Century; the Revolutionary War; the rice, indigo and cotton Plantation Culture; the antebellum decades, secession and the Civil War; Reconstruction; the Spanish American War; and growth to present times.
Through community engagement, children’s programs, educational opportunities and social events the museum provides many services to visitors and local residents.
Jean Ribault Paintings